Preamble to Subsections C-1 to C-9

The following Subsections C-1 to C-9 illustrate how the general principles set out in Subsection C-0 are applied to various types of compound. These illustrations are confined in these Subsections to compounds containing only carbon, hydrogen, halogen, oxygen, sulfur, selenium, tellurium, and/or nitrogen.

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