what is central atom?

Asked by  | 31st Aug, 2008, 01:53: PM

Expert Answer:

The atom in a coordination entity which binds other atoms or groups of
atoms (ligands) to itself, thereby occupying a central position in the coor-
dination entity
The atom in a coordination entity which binds other atoms or groups of
atoms (ligands) to itself, thereby occupying a central position in the coor-
dination entity

Answered by  | 4th Sep, 2008, 10:57: PM

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