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Index Acetylacetone

Acetylacetone is an organic compound that exists in two tautomeric forms that interconvert rapidly and are treated as a single compound in most applications. [1]

47 relations: Acetic anhydride, Acetone, Acetylacetone-cleaving enzyme, Acid dissociation constant, Acid strength, Base (chemistry), Boron trifluoride, Carboxylic acid, Chelation, Condensation reaction, Cyclohexane, Denticity, Diketone, Dimethyl sulfoxide, Equilibrium constant, Ethanol, Ethyl acetate, Heterocyclic compound, Hexafluoroacetylacetone, Hydrazine, Infrared spectroscopy, International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry, Ion, Ionic strength, Isopropenyl acetate, Jan-Olov Liljenzin, Journal of Chemical Education, Journal of the American Chemical Society, Keto–enol tautomerism, Ligand, Molecular symmetry, NacNac, Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy, Organic compound, Organolithium reagent, Pyrazole, Pyrimidine, Tautomer, Tetrahedron (journal), Tetrahydrofuran, Toluene, Transition metal, Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry, Urea, Vinylogy, Water, 1,4-Dioxane.

Acetic anhydride

Acetic anhydride, or ethanoic anhydride, is the chemical compound with the formula (CH3CO)2O.

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Acetone (systematically named propanone) is the organic compound with the formula (CH3)2CO.

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Acetylacetone-cleaving enzyme

In enzymology, an acetylacetone-cleaving enzyme is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction Thus, the two substrates of this enzyme are pentane-2,4-dione and O2, whereas its two products are acetate and 2-oxopropanal.

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Acid dissociation constant

An acid dissociation constant, Ka, (also known as acidity constant, or acid-ionization constant) is a quantitative measure of the strength of an acid in solution.

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Acid strength

The strength of an acid refers to its ability or tendency to lose a proton (H+).

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Base (chemistry)

In chemistry, bases are substances that, in aqueous solution, release hydroxide (OH−) ions, are slippery to the touch, can taste bitter if an alkali, change the color of indicators (e.g., turn red litmus paper blue), react with acids to form salts, promote certain chemical reactions (base catalysis), accept protons from any proton donor, and/or contain completely or partially displaceable OH− ions.

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Boron trifluoride

Boron trifluoride is the inorganic compound with the formula BF3.

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Carboxylic acid

A carboxylic acid is an organic compound that contains a carboxyl group (C(.

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Chelation is a type of bonding of ions and molecules to metal ions.

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Condensation reaction

A condensation reaction is a class of an organic addition reaction that proceeds in a step-wise fashion to produce the addition product, usually in equilibrium, and a water molecule (hence named condensation).

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Cyclohexane is a cycloalkane with the molecular formula C6H12 (the alkyl is abbreviated Cy).

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Denticity refers to the number of donor groups in a single ligand that bind to a central atom in a coordination complex.

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A diketone or dione is a molecule containing two ketone groups.

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Dimethyl sulfoxide

Dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO) is an organosulfur compound with the formula (CH3)2SO.

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Equilibrium constant

The equilibrium constant of a chemical reaction is the value of its reaction quotient at chemical equilibrium, a state approached by a dynamic chemical system after sufficient time has elapsed at which its composition has no measurable tendency towards further change.

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Ethanol, also called alcohol, ethyl alcohol, grain alcohol, and drinking alcohol, is a chemical compound, a simple alcohol with the chemical formula.

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Ethyl acetate

Ethyl acetate (systematically ethyl ethanoate, commonly abbreviated EtOAc or EA) is the organic compound with the formula, simplified to.

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Heterocyclic compound

A heterocyclic compound or ring structure is a cyclic compound that has atoms of at least two different elements as members of its ring(s).

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Hexafluoroacetylacetone is the chemical compound with the nominal formula CF3C(O)CH2C(O)CF3 (often abbreviated as hfacH).

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Hydrazine is an inorganic compound with the chemical formula (also written), called diamidogen, archaically.

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Infrared spectroscopy

Infrared spectroscopy (IR spectroscopy or vibrational spectroscopy) involves the interaction of infrared radiation with matter.

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International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry

The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) is an international federation of National Adhering Organizations that represents chemists in individual countries.

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An ion is an atom or molecule that has a non-zero net electrical charge (its total number of electrons is not equal to its total number of protons).

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Ionic strength

The concept of ionic strength was first introduced by Lewis and Randall in 1921 while describing the activity coefficients of strong electrolytes.

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Isopropenyl acetate

Isopropenyl acetate is an organic compound, which is the acetate ester of the enol tautomer of acetone.

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Jan-Olov Liljenzin

Jan-Olov Liljenzin (born 1936) is a Swedish chemist and professor emeritus in nuclear chemistry.

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Journal of Chemical Education

The Journal of Chemical Education is a monthly peer-reviewed academic journal available in both print and electronic versions.

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Journal of the American Chemical Society

The Journal of the American Chemical Society (also known as JACS) is a weekly peer-reviewed scientific journal that was established in 1879 by the American Chemical Society.

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Keto–enol tautomerism

In organic chemistry, keto–enol tautomerism refers to a chemical equilibrium between a keto form (a ketone or an aldehyde) and an enol (an alcohol).

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In coordination chemistry, a ligand is an ion or molecule (functional group) that binds to a central metal atom to form a coordination complex.

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Molecular symmetry

Molecular symmetry in chemistry describes the symmetry present in molecules and the classification of molecules according to their symmetry.

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NacNac is the name for a class of anionic bidentate ligands.

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Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy

Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy, most commonly known as NMR spectroscopy or magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS), is a spectroscopic technique to observe local magnetic fields around atomic nuclei.

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Organic compound

In chemistry, an organic compound is generally any chemical compound that contains carbon.

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Organolithium reagent

Organolithium reagents are organometallic compounds that contain carbon – lithium bonds.

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Pyrazole is an organic compound with the formula C3H3N2H.

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Pyrimidine is an aromatic heterocyclic organic compound similar to pyridine.

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Tautomers are constitutional isomers of organic compounds that readily interconvert.

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Tetrahedron (journal)

Tetrahedron is a weekly peer-reviewed scientific journal covering the field of organic chemistry.

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Tetrahydrofuran (THF) is an organic compound with the formula (CH2)4O.

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Toluene, also known as toluol, is an aromatic hydrocarbon.

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Transition metal

In chemistry, the term transition metal (or transition element) has three possible meanings.

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Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry is a reference work related to industrial chemistry published in English and German.

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Urea, also known as carbamide, is an organic compound with chemical formula CO(NH2)2.

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Vinylogy is the transmission of electronic effects through a conjugated organic bonding system.

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Water is a transparent, tasteless, odorless, and nearly colorless chemical substance that is the main constituent of Earth's streams, lakes, and oceans, and the fluids of most living organisms.

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1,4-Dioxane is a heterocyclic organic compound, classified as an ether.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acetylacetone

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