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I've been asked to find the IUPAC name for polyvinyl acetate. when i type it in google i keep getting butan-2-yl acetate. but isn't the IUPAC name for acetate ethanoate ..?
so would the proper IUPAC name for PVA be butan-2-yl ethanoate?

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