electronegativity

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electronegativity

 [e-lek″tro-neg″ah-tiv´ĭ-te]
the relative power of an atom or molecule to attract electrons.

electronegativity

/elec·tro·neg·a·tiv·i·ty/ (-neg″ah-tiv´ĭ-te) the relative power of an atom or molecule to attract electrons.

electronegativity

the relative power of an atom to attract electrons.