Some articles on lewis base, lewis, base:
... In many cases, the interaction between the Lewis base and Lewis acid is indicated by an arrow—for example, Me3B←NH3 ... The direction of the arrow is from the Lewis base toward the Lewis acid ... Some sources indicate the Lewis base with a pair of dots both in the precursor Lewis base as well as the adduct, as shown in this equation Me3B + NH3 ...
... water is amphoteric it can act as either an acid or a base in chemical reactions ... which donates a proton (a H+ ion) in a reaction, and a base as one which receives a proton ... with a stronger acid, water acts as a base when reacting with a stronger base, it acts as an acid ...
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