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Bronsted vs Lewis definitions are just focusing on different aspects of the molecule to determine acidity and basicity. Using either definition will lead to the same answer. For example, a Lewis acid is the same as a Bronsted acid, but if you say Lewis acid you are focusing on the ability of the molecule to accept an electron pair, whereas if you called it a Bronsted acid, you are focusing on the ability of the molecule to donate a proton. Therefore, they are not opposites, they are just different ways of defining an acid and a base but both lead to the same conclusions.
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