Definición de Lewis acid en inglés:

Lewis acid

Silabificación: Lew·is ac·id

sustantivo

Chemistry
A compound or ionic species that can accept an electron pair from a donor compound.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • In this electrophilic aromatic substitution, the first electrophile is the Lewis acid that accepts the halogen from an alkyl halide (the nucleophile).
  • In simple additions, the carbonyl compounds can behave as both Lewis acids and Lewis bases depending on what reagents are present.
  • In a coordinate covalent bond, both electrons are donated by the Logan, a Lewis base, to the metal atom, a Lewis acid.

Origen

1940s: named after Gilbert N. Lewis (1875–1946), US chemist.

Definición de Lewis acid en:

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día envenom
Pronunciación: ɪnˈvɛnəm
verb
put poison on or into; make poisonous