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Definition 1: (chemistry) a property of atoms or radicals; their combining power given in terms of the number of hydrogen atoms (or the equivalent) - [noun denoting attribute]

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(valence is a kind of ...) possession of controlling influence

"the deterrent power of nuclear weapons" "the power of his love saved her" "his powerfulness was concealed by a gentle facade"

(... is a kind of valence ) valence characterized by the sharing of electrons in a chemical compound; the number of pairs of electrons an atom can share

(... are attributes of valence) having a valence of 1

(... are attributes of valence) having more than one valence, or having a valence of 3 or higher

(valence belongs to category ...) the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions

Definition 2: (biology) a relative capacity to unite or react or interact as with antigens or a biological substrate - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for valence in the sense of this definition

(valence is a kind of ...) possession of controlling influence

"the deterrent power of nuclear weapons" "the power of his love saved her" "his powerfulness was concealed by a gentle facade"

(... are attributes of valence) used of a chromosome that is not paired or united with its homologous chromosome during synapsis

"a univalent chromosome"

(... are attributes of valence) used of homologous chromosomes associated in pairs in synapsis

(... are attributes of valence) used of the association of three or more homologous chromosomes during the first division of meiosis

(... are attributes of valence) containing only one kind of antibody

(... are attributes of valence) containing several antibodies each capable of counteracting a specific antigen

"a polyvalent vaccine"

(valence belongs to category ...) the science that studies living organisms

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