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Give the IUPAC name for this molecule.

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Give the IUPAC name for this molecule.

IUPAC nomenclature

If the carbonyl group is present at the terminal carbon then the functional group is recognized as aldehyde group. The suffix used to signify the presence of aldehyde is -al.

Answer and Explanation:

The given structure is shown below.

Given structure

In the above compound, the functional group present is aldehyde group hence the name ends...

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