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Aromaticity of diphenol

  1. Dec 22, 2015 #1
    Why is diphenol aromatic? Shouldn't it be anti aromatic as it has even pair of pie electrons?
     
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  3. Dec 22, 2015 #2

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    "Pi electrons?" Do NOT count them if not conjugate.
     
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