What is acceptor?

  • (noun): (chemistry) in the formation of a coordinate bond it is the compound to which electrons are donated.
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Some articles on acceptor:

List Of EC Numbers (EC 2) - EC 2.9: Transferring Selenium-Containing Groups - EC 2.9.1: Selenotransferases
... phosphorus-containing groups (EC 2.7) 2.7.1-2.7.4 phosphotransferase/kinase (PO4) 2.7.1 OH acceptor Hexo- Gluco- Fructo- Hepatic Galacto- Phosphofructo- 1 Liver Muscle Platelet 2 Riboflavin Shikimate Thymidine ADP-thym ...

More definitions of "acceptor":

  • (noun): The person (or institution) who accepts a check or draft and becomes responsible for paying the party named in the draft when it matures.