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Answered 2010-09-25 15:36:23

The bond between hydrogen and chlorine in HCl is a covalent bond because of the small difference in electronegativity between the two atoms. Furthermore it is a polar bond that is, a permanent dipole because of the asymmetrical arrangement of the positive and negative regions in the molecule.

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What kind of bond makes up hydrochloric acid?

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