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single bond

noun

Simple Definition of single bond

  • : a chemical bond in which two atoms in a molecule share one pair of electrons

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of single bond

  1. :  a chemical bond in which one pair of electrons is shared by two atoms in a molecule especially when the atoms can share more than one pair of electrons — compare double bond, triple bond

1903

First Known Use of single bond

1903


Medical Dictionary

single bond

noun

Medical Definition of single bond

  1. :  a chemical bond in which one pair of electrons is shared by two atoms in a molecule and that is usually represented in chemical formulas by a single line




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