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Suggest a structure for the product of 3-bromo-1-propanol when treated with NaOh.

If 3-bromo-1-propanol is treated with NaOH, a compound of molecular formula C3H6O is formed. Suggest a structure for this product.

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The above reaction is as follows

CH2(OH)-CH2-CH2(Br) + NaOH --> C3H6O

The most probable structure ...

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