Aldehyde vs Disiamylborane - What's the difference?

aldehyde | disiamylborane |


As nouns the difference between aldehyde and disiamylborane

is that aldehyde is aldehyde while disiamylborane is (organic compound) the organic borane bis(1,2-dimethylpropyl)borane that is used to synthesize aldehydes from alkynes.

aldehyde

Noun

(en noun)
  • (organic chemistry) Any of a large class of reactive organic compounds (R ┬ĚCHO) having a carbonyl functional group attached to one hydrocarbon radical and a hydrogen atom.
  • Derived terms

    * -al

    See also

    * ketone ----

    disiamylborane

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia disiamylborane) (en noun)
  • (organic compound) The organic borane bis(1,2-dimethylpropyl)borane that is used to synthesize aldehydes from alkynes