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Aedra Li 3H
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Postby Aedra Li 3H » Sat Oct 19, 2019 3:33 pm

Can somebody explain exactly what a lobe is ?

Kavya Immadisetty 2B
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Re: Lobes

Postby Kavya Immadisetty 2B » Sat Oct 19, 2019 4:22 pm

A lobe is a section of an orbital bordered by one or more orbital nodes.

Aarja Pavade 1H
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Re: Lobes

Postby Aarja Pavade 1H » Sat Oct 19, 2019 4:23 pm

Lobes also refer to areas of electron density located in xy-yz-zx planes.

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