Wurtz-Fittig reactionnoun, usually capitalized W&F
Definition of Wurtz-Fittig reaction
: a synthesis of aliphatic or usually alkyl-substituted aromatic hydrocarbons (as toluene) from two molecules of organic halogen compound (as one molecule each of methyl bromide and bromo-benzene) and two atoms of sodium — compare fittig reaction , wurtz reaction
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evasion of direct action or statement
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