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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An organic cation, such as H3C, having one less electron than a corresponding free radical and with a positive charge localized on the carbon atom.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A deprecated name for any of several organic cations; carbocation or carbenium


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