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Bivalence

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Definition

noun

(chemistry) The state of being bivalent, i.e. pertaining to a molecule having a valence of two.


Supplement

Word origin: bi- (two, twice) + valence

Related forms: bivalent (noun)

Synonym: divalence

Compare: polyvalence

See also: valence