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Problem: Devise an efficient synthesis of the following compound using benzene as your only hydrocarbon starting material. Any other reagents used should have three or fewer carbon atoms. Note: A reaction mechanism (i.e.; arrow-pushing) is not required.

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Devise an efficient synthesis of the following compound using benzene as your only hydrocarbon starting material. Any other reagents used should have three or fewer carbon atoms. Note: A reaction mechanism (i.e.; arrow-pushing) is not required.

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