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substitution reaction

A reaction, elementary or stepwise, in which one atom or group in a molecular entity is replaced by another atom or group. For example,
S06078-1
Source:
PAC, 1994, 66, 1077 (Glossary of terms used in physical organic chemistry (IUPAC Recommendations 1994)) on page 1169
InChI=1/CH3Cl/c1-2/h1H3
NEHMKBQYUWJMIP-UHFFFAOYAW
InChI=1/H2O/h1H2/p-1/fHO/h1h/q-1
XLYOFNOQVPJJNP-GDBKARAACO
InChI=1/CH4O/c1-2/h2H,1H3
OKKJLVBELUTLKV-UHFFFAOYAX
InChI=1/ClH/h1H/p-1/fCl/h1h/q-1
VEXZGXHMUGYJMC-QOKNLKRHCF
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IUPAC. Compendium of Chemical Terminology, 2nd ed. (the "Gold Book"). Compiled by A. D. McNaught and A. Wilkinson. Blackwell Scientific Publications, Oxford (1997). XML on-line corrected version: http://goldbook.iupac.org (2006-) created by M. Nic, J. Jirat, B. Kosata; updates compiled by A. Jenkins. ISBN 0-9678550-9-8. doi:10.1351/goldbook.
Last update: 2014-02-24; version: 2.3.3.
DOI of this term: doi:10.1351/goldbook.S06078.
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