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Potassium hydrooxide is nucleophile or base

  1. Dec 17, 2014 #1
    I am not getting Potassium hydrooxide is nucleophile or base?If it is oh minus is stable ,it will be nucleophile and if not it would be base.
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  3. Dec 17, 2014 #2


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    Why can't it be both base an nucleophile at the same time?
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