biradical

noun
bi·​rad·​i·​cal | \ (ˌ)bī-ˈra-di-kəl How to pronounce biradical (audio) \

Definition of biradical

: a free radical or compound with two unpaired electrons

First Known Use of biradical

1943, in the meaning defined above

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“Biradical.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/biradical. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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