Problem: Draw a structural formula for the more stable carbocation intermediate formed in the reaction shown. 

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Reaction is hydrohalogenation of alkene following a carbocation mechanism (Markovnikov product)

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Draw a structural formula for the more stable carbocation intermediate formed in the reaction shown. 

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