electrovalent bond

noun

Definition of electrovalent bond

: a chemical bond formed between ions of opposite charge

called also ionic bond

distinguished from covalent bond

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“Electrovalent bond.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/electrovalent%20bond. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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