triple bond


triple bond

noun

: a chemical bond in which three atoms in a molecule share three pairs of electrons

Full Definition of TRIPLE BOND

:  a chemical bond in which three pairs of electrons are shared by two atoms in a molecule — compare double bond, single bond

First Known Use of TRIPLE BOND

1889

tri·ple bond

noun \ˈtrip-əl-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of TRIPLE BOND

: a chemical bond in which three pairs of electrons are shared by two atoms in a molecule—compare double bond, unsaturated b

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