hexadentate ligand

hexadentate ligand

[‚hek·sə′den‚tāt ′līg·ənd]
(inorganic chemistry)
A chelating agent having six groups capable of attachment to a metal ion. Also known as sexadentate ligand.
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Barbier, "Copper(II) and nickel(II) complexes of pyridylamido hexadentate ligands: chemical speciation and spectroscopic studies," Inorganic Chemistry Communications, vol.