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Examples of common functional groups in organic chemistry

 

alkane

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ketone

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alkene

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aldehyde

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alkyne

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imine

(Schiff base)

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aromatic

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carboxylic acid

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alkyl halide

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ester

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alcohol

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thioester

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thiol

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amide

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amine

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acyl phosphate

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ether

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acid chloride

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thioether

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phosphate monoester

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phenol

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phosphate diester

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