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Carbanions alpha to aldehydes will condense with other aldehydes (lacking in acidic hydrogens) to form to aldols.

Generic Organic reaction

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Aldehyde (generic)     Reactions Using    Reactions Forming
Aldehyde stabilised carbanion (generic)     Reactions Using    Reactions Forming
beta-Hydroxy aldehyde (generic)     Reactions Using    Reactions Forming

Interaction, Reaction, Process defined as:
Addition: Nucleophilic
Strategic Bond Formation

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