coordinate bond

noun

Definition of coordinate bond

: a covalent bond that consists of a pair of electrons supplied by only one of the two atoms it joins

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1947, in the meaning defined above

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coordinate bond

noun
co·​or·​di·​nate bond | \ -ᵊn-ət- How to pronounce coordinate bond (audio) \

Medical Definition of coordinate bond

: a covalent bond that consists of a pair of electrons supplied by only one of the two atoms it joins

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