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The electron poor dieneophile readily finds a diene moiety in the anti-aromatic (20 pi electron) hydrocarbon. The Diels-Alder adduct is an 18 pi electron aromatic system.

Computer-Assisted Mechanistic Evaluation of Organic Reactions, CAMEO, 7. Six-Electron Cycloadditions. J.S.Schmidt and W.L.Jorensen, J.Org.Chem., 48, (1983) 3923-3942.

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Interaction, Reaction, Process defined as:
Diels-Alder (type) Cycloaddition
Type 20 Lewis Acid/Base Complexation Chemistry

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