Ionic Bond

Science / Biology / Ionic Bond: A chemical bond in which atoms of opposite charge are held together by electrostatic attraction.

Other Words for Bond

Bond Verb Synonyms: cement, bind, hold together, stick, cohere
Bond Noun Synonyms: tie(s), shackles, chains, fetters, manacles, handcuffs, trammels, thongs, cord(s), rope(s), restraint(s), constraint(s), check(s), control(s), rein(s)
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Polar Bond

Science / Chemistry / Polar Bond: A bond involving electrons that are unequally shared. Polar bonds can be thought of as intermediate between the extremes represented by covalent bonds and ionic bonds. MORE

Par Bond

Business / Finance / Par Bond: A bond trading at its face value. MORE

Optional Payment Bond

Business / Finance / Optional Payment Bond: A bond whose principal and/or interest may be paid in foreign or domestic currency at the discretion of the bondholder. MORE

PAC Bond

Business / Finance / PAC Bond: Stands for Planned Amortization Class bond. A tranche class offered by some CMOs that has a sinking fund schedule and an ability to make principal payments that are not subordinated to other classes. MORE

Passive Bond

Business / Finance / Passive Bond: A bond without any interest yield. MORE

Peptide Bond

Science / Biology / Peptide Bond: A covalent bond that links two amino acids together to form a polypeptide chain. A covalent bond between the amine end of one amino acid and the acid end of another amino acid. MORE

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