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Hydrogen chloride (and hydrogen fluoride, hydrogen bromide and hydrogen iodide) adds to alkenes (alkynes) to give vinyl chlorides (vinyl fluorides, vinyl bromides, vinyl iodides). Addition is according to Markovnikov`s rule.

Generic Organic reaction

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Interaction, Reaction, Process defined as:
Addition: Electrophilic Protonation
Functional Group Interconvertion

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