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Chemical Bonding

What is orbital mixing?


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December 21, 2015 2:44AM

In chemistry, orbital hybridization (the preferred term) comes from a sort of "mixing" of the individual pure solutions of the wavefunction (the orbitals) to form a hybrid orbital with characteristics that are somewhere in between the two.

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October 07, 2011 6:10AM

the path the beaters take in the bowl not only do they spin but they rotate around a center as they spin