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sin·gle bond

a covalent bond resulting from the sharing of one pair of electrons, for example, H3C-CH3 (ethane).

sin·gle bond

(sing'gĕl bond)
A covalent bond resulting from the sharing of one pair of electrons; e.g., H3C-CH3 (ethane).
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What if nitrogen formed single bonds in which it alternated with another element?
The spectra reveal a plethora of conformational isomers, differing solely by rotation about the C-C single bonds.
Such a ring must have single bonds and double bonds in alternation.
The book is divided into five sections that deal with selectivity, carbon-carbon single bonds, carbon-carbon double bonds, stereochemistry and functional group strategy.
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This concept should apply both to HRP with single bonds in the main chain (12), and to SRP with chain backbones consisting of a series of more or less long, rigid "virtual" bonds with essentially unhindered rotation around "molecular swivels" (13).
The G-Oil contains only stable saturated carbon chains, single bonds between carbons, that mimics the composition of petroleum oil in contrast to plant oils that contain double bonds between the carbons that are subject to cleavage and once cleaved the material has no lubrication value.
The severe conditions produce a disorderly, non-molecular arrangement of carbon and oxygen atoms linked by single bonds, Santoro says, instead of carbon dioxide's typical molecular configuration--a carbon atom double-bonded to each of two oxygen atoms.
Of particular interest are linear alkanes, chains in which single bonds connect carbon atoms and hydrogen atoms fill out the molecules.
The simulations specify that each nitrogen atom in the network be bound via single bonds to three other nitrogen atoms.
An integrated bond calculator allows investors to analyze single bonds or bond swaps via an interactive query screen, producing measures for yield, risk, and shock analysis.