average bond dissociation energy
average bond dissociation energy[¦av·rij ¦bänd di·sō·sē′ā·shən ‚en·ər·jē]
The average value of the bond dissociation energies associated with the homolytic cleavage of several bonds of a set of equivalent bonds of a molecule. Also known as bond energy.
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