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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