nucleophile

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nu·cle·o·phile

 (no͞o′klē-ə-fīl′, nyo͞o′-)
n.
An electron-rich chemical compound or group that is attracted to nuclei and tends to donate or share electrons. Also called Lewis base.
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nucleophile

(ˈnjuːklɪəʊˌfaɪl)
n
(Chemistry) chem a molecule, atom, or ion that behaves as an electron donor
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nucléophile