Problem: Draw the structure of 12-crown-4, a compound that is commonly used to bind certain metal ions.

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Analyzing the compound 12-crown-4:

12 → denotes the total number of O + C

4 → denotes the number of O 

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Draw the structure of 12-crown-4, a compound that is commonly used to bind certain metal ions.

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