reactive bond

reactive bond

[rē′ak·tiv ′bänd]
(chemistry)
A bond between atoms that is easily invaded (reacted to) by another atom or radical; for example, the double bond in CH2=CH2(ethylene) is highly reactive to other ethylene molecules in the reaction known as polymerization to form polyethylene.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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A high value indicates a strong bond and a lesser value indicates a weaker more reactive bond (ref.
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