1) The SN2 mechanism in which the nucleophile attacks the alpha carbon from a direction directly opposite to the C-LG bond. Results in inversion of stereochemical configuration.
2) When attacking a loved one from the back side
1) Wow that strong nucleophile caused one hell of a backside attack.
2) John: dude i went for the back side attack last night
Joe: Howd it go
John: Lets not go there.....
Free Daily Email
Emails are sent from firstname.lastname@example.org. We'll never spam you.