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Definition of the noun aldol

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noun - plural: aldols

  1. an oily colorless liquid obtained by the condensation of two molecules of acetaldehyde; contains an alcohol group (-OH) and an aldehyde group (-CHO)

Alternative definition of the noun aldol

noun

  1. [organic chemistry] Any aldehyde or ketone having a hydroxy group in the beta- position

Explanation

Aldol: An aldol or aldol adduct is a beta-hydroxy ketone or aldehyde, and is the product of aldol addition.

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Google previewAmerican Druggist and Pharmaceutical Record (1906)

Aldol is a colorless liquid of characteristic odor and sweetish taste, soluble In two parts of water and in corresponding portions of ether and alcohol. When exposed to...

Chemically aldol is an aldehyde corresponding to butanedlol. To make it a ...

Google previewProceedings of the ... Annual Meeting of the New York State Pharmaceutical Association ..., Also the Constitution, Bylaws and Roll of Members (1906)

by New York State Pharmaceutical Association

Aldol is a colorless liquid of characteristic odor and sweetish taste, soluble in two parts of water and in corresponding portions of ether and alcohol. When exposed to...

Chemically aldol is an aldehyde corresponding to butanediol. To make it a ...

Google previewA Textbook of Organic Chemistry (1921)

by Joseph Scudder Chamberlain

CH2— CHO ▻ CH,—C— CH8— CHO Acetaldehyde | OH Aldol 2-Hydroxy butanaI-4 Aldol is a hydroxyl substitution product of normal butyric aldehyde or butanal. This reaction and the product will be referred to later ...

Google previewComprehensive Organic Synthesis (2014)

9c The kinetic stereoselectivity of the aldol is a function of the enolate stereochemistry and its structure. One often ...

Google previewSynthetic Approaches in Organic Chemistry (1996)

by Raj K. Bansal

2CH3CHO > CH3CHCH2CHO OH An aldol (50%) The reaction may also be catalyzed by acids or phase transfer catalysts (PTC). The product, /3- hydroxyaldehyde called an aldol is a bifunctional molecule and may undergo further reaction ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Applied Chemistry (1921)

by Sir Thomas Edward Thorpe

Aldol is a colourless liquid which boils at 83° (20 mm.), and has a specific gravity of 1*121 at 0°. It is miscible with water and alcohol. When distilled under atmospheric pressure it loses water and passes into crotonaldehiid* CHj-CH : CHCHO ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary Of Chemistry (2012)

by V&S Publishers' Editorial Board

Aldol reaction ➙ Alkenes Alkoxide ion ➙ Alum. is an hydrogen atom or hydrocarbyl group (e.g., are products of CH hydrocarbon 3, C2H5, etc.). These oxidation. The simplest aldehydes are formaldehyde (methanal, HCHO), acetaldehyde ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Physical Organic Chemistry, , 6 Volume Set (2017)

by Zerong Wang

Aldol condensation is the most often used strategy for C–C bond formation in order to increase the molecular weight. This reaction is further combined with hydrogenation and hydrodeoxygenation to achieve hydrocarbon fuels. Compared to ...

Google previewOxford English Dictionary Additions Series (1997)

by John A. Simpson, E. S. C. Weiner

aldol, n. Add: 2. Special Comb. aldol condensation, reaction, a condensation reaction between two carbonyl molecules to yield a single ...

Google previewEncyclopedic Dictionary of Named Processes in Chemical Technology, Fourth Edition (2014)

by Alan E. Comyns

Aldol Also called the four-step process. A process for converting acetylene to synthetic rubber, used on a large scale in Germany during World War II. A four- step synthesis converted the acetylene to butadiene, which was then polymerized by ...

Google previewDictionary of Chemistry (2002)

by McGraw-Hill Education

{ lal-d6'hek,sOs } aldol [ORG CHEM] CH,CH(OH]CH;CHO A colorless, thick liquid with a boiling point of 83°C; used in manufacturing rubber age resistors, accelerators, and vulcanizers. { 'al,dol } aldol condensation [ORG CHEM] Formation of a ...

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