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Halogenation is a chemical reaction that involves the addition of one or more halogens to a compound or material. [1]

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In organic chemistry, an alkene is an unsaturated hydrocarbon that contains at least one carbon–carbon double bond.

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In organic chemistry, an alkyne is an unsaturated hydrocarbon containing at least one carbon—carbon triple bond.

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Aniline is an organic compound with the formula C6H5NH2.

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Aryl halide

In organic chemistry, an aryl halide (also known as haloarene or halogenoarene) is an aromatic compound in which one or more hydrogen atoms directly bonded to an aromatic ring are replaced by a halide.

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Bromine is a chemical element with symbol Br and atomic number 35.

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Bromoperoxidases are enzymes that catalyse the bromination of hydrocarbons.

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ChemComm (or Chemical Communications), formerly known as Journal of the Chemical Society D: Chemical Communications (1969–1971), Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications (1972–1995), is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the Royal Society of Chemistry.

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Chemical reaction

A chemical reaction is a process that leads to the transformation of one set of chemical substances to another.

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Chemoselectivity is the preferential outcome of a chemical reaction over a set of possible alternative reactions.

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Chlorine is a chemical element with symbol Cl and atomic number 17.

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Cobalt(III) fluoride

Cobalt(III) fluoride is the inorganic compound with the formula CoF3.

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Dehalogenation is a chemical reaction that involves the cleavage of C-Halogen bond to form product.

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Diazonium compound

Diazonium compounds or diazonium salts are a group of organic compounds sharing a common functional group where R can be any organic group, such as an alkyl or an aryl, and X is an inorganic or organic anion, such as a halogen.

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Disulfur dichloride

Disulfur dichloride is the chemical compound of sulfur and chlorine with the formula S2Cl2.

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Electrochemical fluorination

Electrochemical fluorination (ECF), or electrofluorination, is a foundational organofluorine chemistry method for the preparation of fluorocarbon-based organofluorine compounds.

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In organic chemistry, an electrophile is a reagent attracted to electrons.

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Electrophilic halogenation

In organic chemistry, an electrophilic aromatic halogenation is a type of electrophilic aromatic substitution.

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Electrophilic substitution

Electrophilic substitution reactions are chemical reactions in which an electrophile displaces a functional group in a compound, which is typically, but not always, a hydrogen atom.

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Exothermic process

In thermodynamics, the term exothermic process (exo-: "outside") describes a process or reaction that releases energy from the system to its surroundings, usually in the form of heat, but also in a form of light (e.g. a spark, flame, or flash), electricity (e.g. a battery), or sound (e.g. explosion heard when burning hydrogen).

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Fat is one of the three main macronutrients, along with carbohydrate and protein.

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Fluorine is a chemical element with symbol F and atomic number 9.

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Free-radical halogenation

In organic chemistry, free-radical halogenation is a type of halogenation.

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Gold is a chemical element with symbol Au (from aurum) and atomic number 79, making it one of the higher atomic number elements that occur naturally.

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Gold(III) chloride

Gold(III) chloride, traditionally called auric chloride, is a chemical compound of gold and chlorine.

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The haloalkanes (also known as halogenoalkanes or alkyl halides) are a group of chemical compounds derived from alkanes containing one or more halogens.

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Haloform reaction

The haloform reaction is a chemical reaction where a haloform (CHX3, where X is a halogen) is produced by the exhaustive halogenation of a methyl ketone (a molecule containing the R–CO–CH3 group) in the presence of a base.

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The halogens are a group in the periodic table consisting of five chemically related elements: fluorine (F), chlorine (Cl), bromine (Br), iodine (I), and astatine (At).

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Halogen addition reaction

A halogen addition reaction is a simple organic reaction where a halogen molecule is added to the carbon–carbon double bond of an alkene functional group.

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A haloketone in organic chemistry is a functional group consisting of a ketone group or more generally a carbonyl group with an α-halogen substituent.

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Halonium ion

A halonium ion in organic chemistry is any onium compound (ion) containing a halogen atom carrying a positive charge.

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Halothane, sold under the brandname Fluothane among others, is a general anesthetic.

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Hell–Volhard–Zelinsky halogenation

The Hell–Volhard–Zelinsky halogenation reaction halogenates carboxylic acids at the α carbon.

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Homolysis (chemistry)

In chemistry, homolysis (from Greek ὅμοιος, homoios, "equal," and λύσις, lusis, "loosening") or homolytic fission is chemical bond dissociation of a molecule by a process where each of the fragments retains one of the originally bonded electrons.

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Hunsdiecker reaction

The Hunsdiecker reaction (also called the Borodin reaction or the Hunsdiecker–Borodin reaction) is a name reaction in organic chemistry whereby silver salts of carboxylic acids react with a halogen to produce an organic halide.

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Hydrogen fluoride

Hydrogen fluoride is a chemical compound with the chemical formula.

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Iodine is a chemical element with symbol I and atomic number 53.

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Iodine value

The iodine value (or iodine adsorption value or iodine number or iodine index) in chemistry is the mass of iodine in grams that is consumed by 100 grams of a chemical substance.

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Ketone halogenation

In organic chemistry ketone halogenation is a special type of halogenation.

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Organic synthesis

Organic synthesis is a special branch of chemical synthesis and is concerned with the intentional construction of organic compounds.

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In organic chemistry oxychlorination is a process for making C-Cl bonds.

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Phosphorus trichloride

Phosphorus trichloride is a chemical compound of phosphorus and chlorine, having the chemical formula PCl3.

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Photochlorination is a chemical reaction which is initiated by light, in which either hydrogen is replaced by chlorine in a hydrocarbon compound or chlorine is reacted via an addition reaction to an aromatic or olefinic hydrocarbon.

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Polyvinyl chloride

Polyvinyl chloride, also known as polyvinyl or '''vinyl''', commonly abbreviated PVC, is the world's third-most widely produced synthetic plastic polymer, after polyethylene and polypropylene.

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A reagent is a substance or compound added to a system to cause a chemical reaction, or added to test if a reaction occurs.

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Sandmeyer reaction

The Sandmeyer reaction is a chemical reaction used to synthesize aryl halides from aryl diazonium salts.

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Stoichiometry is the calculation of reactants and products in chemical reactions.

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The chemical compound trichloroethylene is a halocarbon commonly used as an industrial solvent.

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Xenon difluoride

Xenon difluoride is a powerful fluorinating agent with the chemical formula, and one of the most stable xenon compounds.

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The chemical compound 1,2-dichloroethane commonly known as ethylene dichloride (EDC), is a chlorinated hydrocarbon.

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