Meaning of “ionic bond” in the English Dictionary

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ionic bondnoun [ C ]

/ɑɪˈɑn·ɪk ˈbɑnd/

chemistry a chemical bond (= force that holds atoms together) in which two ions are joined because one has a positive electrical charge and the other a negative charge

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