d Electrons and Molecular Bonding

@article{Coulson1969dEA,
  title={d Electrons and Molecular Bonding},
  author={Charles Alfred Coulson},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1969},
  volume={221},
  pages={1106-1110}
}
Available evidence now makes it possible to speculate with more certainty on the extent of participation of d orbitals in molecular bonding. 
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