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The below reaction is known as

$\begin{array}{1 1}(a)\;\text{Kolbe reaction}&(b)\;\text{Schotten-baumann reaction}\\(c)\;\text{Reimer tiemann reaction}&(d)\;\text{Claisen reaction}\end{array}$

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When phenol is treated with chloroform and aqueous sodium hydroxide produces salicylaldehyde.It is known as Reimer tiemann reaction.
Hence (c) is the correct answer.
answered Feb 27, 2014 by sreemathi.v
 
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