dative bond


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dative bond

n
(Chemistry) chem another name for coordinate bond

da·tive bond

(dā′tĭv)
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Noun1.dative bond - a covalent bond in which both electrons are provided by one of the atoms
covalent bond - a chemical bond that involves sharing a pair of electrons between atoms in a molecule