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Coordinate covalent bond

Coordinate covalent bond --> semipolar bond

a bond in which the two electrons shared by a pair of atoms belonged originally to only one of the atoms; often represented by a small arrow pointing toward the electron receiver; e.g., nitric acid, O(OH)N→O; phosphoric Acid, (OH)3P→O.

Synonym: coordinate covalent bond.

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