Brønsted base

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A @M03986@ capable of accepting a @H02904@ (@P04906@) from an acid (i.e. a '@H02904@ acceptor') or the corresponding @CT01038@. For example: OH, H2O, CH3CO2, HSO4, SO42−, Cl .
See also:
conjugate acid–base pair
Source:
PAC, 1994, 66, 1077. (Glossary of terms used in physical organic chemistry (IUPAC Recommendations 1994)) on page 1091 [Terms] [Paper]