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9.02: Nomenclature

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    The simplest Alkyne is Acetylene 

    Alkynes larger than propyne need the location of the alkyne functionality included in the name of the compound:

    1-butyne (but-1-yne) versus 2-butyne (but-2-yne)

     


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