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Arndt-Eistert Synthesis Reaction

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Arndt-Eistert Synthesis Reaction
This is the Arndt-Eistert synthesis reaction.

This is the Arndt-Eistert synthesis reaction.

Todd Helmenstine
The Arndt-Eistert synthesis is a progression of reactions to create a carboxylic acid homologue.

This synthesis adds a carbon atom to an existing carboxylic acid.

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