Alphabetizing and prefixes

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Alphabetizing and prefixes

Postby Chem_Mod » Thu Aug 25, 2011 1:31 pm

According to the Organic Chemistry book, "the prefixes di-, tri-, sec-, and tert- are IGNORED in alphabetizing, but iso-, neo-, and cyclo- are NOT ignored." Is this true? Do we use iso-, neo-, and cyclo- when we alphabetize?

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Re: Alphabetizing and prefixes

Postby Chem_Mod » Thu Aug 25, 2011 1:31 pm

Follow the book.


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