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Offline 12pearls

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We can't agree on the proper IUPAC name for this compound.
Is it 2-(5-cyclopenten-2-onyl)-2-hydroxyethanal or
2-(4-cyclopentenone)-2-hydroxyethanal?
Your suggestions are appreciated.

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2-hydroxy-2-(5-oxocyclopent-1-en-1-yl)acetaldehyde thanks to ChemDraw your homework is done.
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