Definition of Valence in English :
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Valence meaning in English
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1. valence, valency
(biology) a relative capacity to unite or react or interact as with antigens or a biological substrate
2. valence, valency
(chemistry) a property of atoms or radicals; their combining power given in terms of the number of hydrogen atoms (or the equivalent)
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