carbonium ion

noun

car·​bo·​ni·​um ion kär-ˈbō-nē-əm- How to pronounce carbonium ion (audio)
: an organic ion that contains a positively charged carbon atom

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“Carbonium ion.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/carbonium%20ion. Accessed 7 Feb. 2023.

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