Fittig reaction

noun
variants: or Fittig synthesis

Definition of Fittig reaction

: the Wurtz-Fittig reaction applied to the synthesis of aromatic hydrocarbons

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History and Etymology for Fittig reaction

after Rudolf Fittig †1910 German chemist

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“Fittig reaction.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Fittig%20reaction. Accessed 9 Mar. 2021.

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