Hydrogen Bond

Science / Chemistry / Hydrogen Bond: An especially strong dipole-dipole force between molecules X-H...Y, where X and Y are small electronegative atoms (usually F, N, or O) and ... Denotes the hydrogen bond. Hydrogen bonds are responsible for the unique properties of water and they loosely pin biological polymers like proteins and DNA into their characteristic shapes.

Other Words for Bond

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)
Bond Verb Synonyms: cement, bind, hold together, stick, cohere

Passive Bond

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

Par Bond

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

Payment-In-Kind (PIK) Bond

Business / Finance / Payment-In-Kind (PIK) Bond: A bond that gives the issuer an option (during an initial period) either to make coupon payments in cash or in the form of additional bonds. MORE