electrophile

noun
elec·​tro·​phile | \ i-ˈlek-trə-ˌfī(-ə)l \

Definition of electrophile

: an electrophilic substance (such as an electron-accepting reagent)

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1906, in the meaning defined above

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electrophile

noun
elec·​tro·​phile | \ i-ˈlek-trə-ˌfīl \

Medical Definition of electrophile

: an electrophilic substance (as an electron-accepting reagent)

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