Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Lewis Acid

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_6882

\lü-әs-\ n [Gilbert N. Lewis † 1946) American chemist] (1944) A substance that is capable of accepting an unshared pair of electrons from a base to form a covalent bond.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA