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In term of electron transfer, define Reduction - Chemistry

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In term of electron transfer, define

Reduction

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Solution

Reduction is defined as the phenomenon in which an atom gains an electron to form a negatively charged ion called an anion.
During the formation of ionic bond one atom undergoes oxidation while another atom undergoes reduction.

Concept: Chemical Bond
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Balbharati General Science 8th Standard Maharashtra State Board
Chapter 13 Chemical Change and Chemical Bond
Exercise | Q 7.2 | Page 42
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