Halogenation Definition:

A reaction that involves the addition of X2 (either Br2 or Cl2) across an alkene.

Halogenation Explained:

When a Halogen reacts to a substance, it becomes a part of the substance it reacts to. Halogens can react with alkynes if exposed to heat or light to form alkyl halides.

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