Problem: An acetylide ion can also add to carbonyl compounds. Show the product of the following alkyne synthesis by providing the product in it's condensed structural formula and also showing the mechanism. 

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An acetylide ion can also add to carbonyl compounds. Show the product of the following alkyne synthesis by providing the product in it's condensed structural formula and also showing the mechanism. 

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