single bond

noun

Definition of single bond

  1. :  a chemical bond in which one pair of electrons is shared by two atoms in a molecule especially when the atoms can share more than one pair of electrons — compare double bond, triple bond

1903

First Known Use of single bond

1903


SINGLE BOND Defined for English Language Learners

single bond

noun

Definition of single bond for English Language Learners

  • : a chemical bond in which two atoms in a molecule share one pair of electrons


Medical Dictionary

single bond

noun

Medical Definition of single bond

  1. :  a chemical bond in which one pair of electrons is shared by two atoms in a molecule and that is usually represented in chemical formulas by a single line


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