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Aniline does not undergo Friedel-Craft’s reaction. accounts it

Aniline does not undergo Friedel-Craft’s reaction. accounts it

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Gaurav
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7 years ago
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.Aniline doesnt undergo friedel craft rxn because the reagent AlCl3,being e- deficient acts as lewis base and attacks on the lone pair of nitrogen present in aniline to form an insoluble complex which precipitates out and the rxn doesnt proceed.

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