hemiacetals

https://doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.H02774
Compounds having the general formula R2C(OH)OR' (R'H).
See also:
lactols
,
hemiketals
Source:
PAC, 1995, 67, 1307. (Glossary of class names of organic compounds and reactivity intermediates based on structure (IUPAC Recommendations 1995)) on page 1339 [Terms] [Paper]