Specific Classes of Compounds
R-5.6.5 Acyloins -Hydroxy ketones, , in which R is an alkyl, aryl, or heterocyclic group, are generically called "acyloins" and are named by substitutive nomenclature. Names ending in
"-oin" are not included in these recommendations.
Examples to R-5.6.5
R-5.6.6 Nitrogenous derivatives of carbonyl compounds
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