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Base, Lewis (AS/A2 generic)
Lewis base (AS/A2 generic)
  Belongs to a sub-set of generics specific to the British A-Level exam system.

Lewis bases are electron pair donors. Proton abstracting ÒBr¿nstedÓ bases, nucleophiles and ligands are all Lewis bases.
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Lewis base (AS/A2 generic)
is defined with respect to the entities below:
The entities below are defined with respect to:
Lewis base (AS/A2 generic)


Bromide ion

Hydride ion

Ligand, bidentate (AS/A2 generic)

Ligand, multidentate (AS/A2 generic)

Ligand, unidentate (AS/A2 generic)

Nucleophile (AS/A2 generic)

Primary amine (AS/A2 generic)

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