Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

We may say that a basic substance is one which has a lone pair of electrons which may be used to complete the stable group of another atom, and that an acid is one which can employ a lone pair from another molecule in completing the stable group of one of its own atoms.

Gilbert Newton Lewis


Author Profession: Scientist
Nationality: American
Born: October 23, 1875
Died: March 23, 1946


Find on Amazon: Gilbert Newton Lewis
Cite this Page: Citation