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[ih-lek-troh-vey-luh ns] /ɪˌlɛk troʊˈveɪ ləns/

noun, Chemistry.
Also called polar valence. the of an ion, equal to the number of positive or negative charges acquired by an atom through a loss or gain of .
Also called electrovalent bond. .


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