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Ligand, unidentate (AS/A2 generic)
Unidentate ligand (AS/A2 generic)
  Belongs to a sub-set of generics specific to the British A-Level exam system.

A unidentate ligand has an atom with an available electron pair which can be donated to a metal ion.
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Ligand, unidentate (AS/A2 generic)
is defined with respect to the entities below:
The entities below are defined with respect to:
Ligand, unidentate (AS/A2 generic)
Lewis base (AS/A2 generic)


Chloride ion

Cyanide ion

Hydroxide ion

Primary amine (AS/A2 generic)


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