Meaning of “electronegativity” in the English Dictionary

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"electronegativity" in American English

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electronegativitynoun [ U ]

us /ɪˌlek·troʊˌneɡ·əˈtɪv·ɪ·t̬i/

chemistry the ability of an atom to attract electrons in a chemical bond

(Definition of “electronegativity” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)