HyperDic: hydrogen_bond

English > 1 sense of the expression hydrogen bond:
NOUNphenomenonhydrogen bonda chemical bond consisting of a hydrogen atom between two electronegative atoms (e.g., oxygen or nitrogen) with one side be a covalent bond and the other being an ionic bond
English > hydrogen bond: 1 sense > noun 1, phenomenon
MeaningA chemical bond consisting of a hydrogen atom between two electronegative atoms (e.g., oxygen or nitrogen) with one side be a covalent bond and the other being an ionic bond.
Broaderchemical bond, bondAn electrical force linking atoms

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