Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Resonance (Chemical)

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_9975

n The moving of electrons from one atom of a molecule or ion to another atom of that molecule or ion. It is simply the oriented movement of the bonds between atoms (Smith MB, March J (2001) Advanced organic chemistry, 5th edn. Wiley, New York; Morrison RT, Boyd RN (1992) Organic chemistry, 6th edn. Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ).

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA