covalency definition

  • noun:
    • Alternative spelling of covalence.
    • valence characterized by the sharing of electrons in a chemical compound; the sheer number of sets of electrons an atom can share
    • Alternative spelling of covalence.
    • valence characterized by the sharing of electrons in a chemical ingredient; the sheer number of pairs of electrons an atom can share

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