Some articles on bent bonds, bond:
... Bent bonds are a special type of chemical bonding in which the ordinary hybridization state of two atoms making up a chemical bond are modified with increased or decreased s-orbital character in order to ... Bent bonds are found in strained organic compounds such as cyclopropane, oxirane and aziridine ... is not possible for the carbon atoms to assume the 109.5° bond angles with standard sp3 hybridization ...
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