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    Isomers or enantiomers

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    CH2OH CHO
    l l
    --l--OH --l--OH
    --l--OH --l--OH
    l l
    CHO CH2OH

    Are these compounds the same, constitutional isomers, geometric isomers, enentiomers, or different compunds?

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    For the compound on the left, the two chiral centers both have ...

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