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The below reduction reaction is known as

$\begin{array}{1 1}(a)\;\text{Catalytic reduction}&(b)\;\text{Wolff-Kishner reduction}\\(c)\;\text{Clemmenson reduction}&(d)\;\text{Rofenmund reduction}\end{array}$

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Reduction of acid chloride to aldehydes in the presence of $H_2/Pd/BaSO_4$ is known as Rofenmund reduction.
Hence (d) is the correct option.
answered Feb 20, 2014 by sreemathi.v
edited Apr 19 by sharmaaparna1