semipolar bond

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semipolar bond

(ˌsɛmɪˈpəʊlə)
n
(Chemistry) chem another name for coordinate bond
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34 Cm-1 due to the coordinate covalent bond of carbonyl oxygen with copper metal atom.
bonded to two oxygen atoms of hydroxyl group by covalent and two oxygen atoms of the acetyl group by coordinate covalent bonds to form distorted square planner geometry.
Metals overwhelmingly exist as their cations, but these are rarely met naked they are clothed in an array of other atoms, molecules or ions that involve coordinate covalent bonds (hence the name coordination compounds).