single bond

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single bond

noun

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

Full Definition of SINGLE BOND

:  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

First Known Use of SINGLE BOND

1903

single bond

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SINGLE BOND

: a chemical bond consisting of one covalent bond between two atoms in a molecule especially when the atoms can have more than one bond

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