tetravalent

adjective tet·ra·va·lent \ ˌte-trə-ˈvā-lənt \

Definition of tetravalent

: having a valence of four

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tetravalent

adjective tet·ra·va·lent \ ˌte-trə-ˈvā-lənt \

medical Definition of tetravalent

: having a chemical valence of four
  • tetravalent carbon

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