Electron Deficient

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Electron Deficiency
... Electron deficiency occurs when a compound has too few valence electrons for the connections between atoms to be described as covalent bonds ... Electron deficient bonds are often better described as 3-center-2-electron bonds ... Examples of compounds that are electron deficient are the boranes ...
The Nature of Metallic Bonding - Electron Deficiency and Mobility
... Metal atoms contain few electrons in their valence shells relative to their periods or energy levels ... They are electron deficient elements and the communal sharing does not change that ... There remain far more available energy states than there are shared electrons ...

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