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dative bond
 
n
chem another name for coordinate bond

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dative bond   (dā'tĭv)  Pronunciation Key 
See coordinate bond.
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Example sentences
The overall effect is that the positive charge is transferred to the atom donating the lone pair to make the dative bond.
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