single bond
noun Date: 1903 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

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  • single bond — Bond Bond (b[o^]nd), n. [The same word as band. Cf. {Band}, {Bend}.] 1. That which binds, ties, fastens, or confines, or by which anything is fastened or bound, as a cord, chain, etc.; a band; a ligament; a shackle or a manacle. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • single bond — n a chemical bond consisting of one covalent bond between two atoms in a molecule esp. when the atoms can have more than one bond …   Medical dictionary

  • single bond — n. Chem. the sharing of two electrons between two atoms, represented in formulas as C:C or C C …   English World dictionary

  • single bond — paprastasis ryšys statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. single bond; single coupling vok. einfache Bindung, f; einfache Kopplung, f rus. ординарная связь, f; простая связь, f pranc. liaison simple, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • single bond — viengubasis ryšys statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Vienas kovalentinis ryšys tarp dviejų atomų. atitikmenys: angl. single bond rus. ординарная связь; простая связь …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • single bond — I. noun : simple bond II. noun : a chemical bond consisting of one covalent bond between two atoms in a molecule especially when the atoms can have more than one covalent bond * * * noun, pl ⋯ bonds [count] technical : a chemical bond in which… …   Useful english dictionary

  • single bond — /ˈsɪŋgəl bɒnd/ (say singguhl bond) noun a single covalent (sigma) bond linking two atoms of a molecule together …   Australian English dictionary

  • single bond — noun a covalent bond in which one electron pair is shared between two atoms See Also: double bond, triple bond …   Wiktionary

  • single bond — sin′gle bond′ n. chem. a chemical linkage consisting of one covalent bond between two atoms of a molecule, represented in chemical formulas by one line or two vertical dots, as C–H or C:H Etymology: 1885–90 …   From formal English to slang

  • single bond — Chem. a chemical linkage consisting of one covalent bond between two atoms of a molecule, represented in chemical formulas by one line or two vertical dots, as C H or C:H. * * * …   Universalium

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