Meaning of BONDING in English

BONDING

/ ˈbɒndɪŋ; NAmE ˈbɑːn-/ noun [ U ]

1.

the process of forming a special relationship with sb or with a group of people :

mother-child bonding

male bonding

2.

( chemistry ) the process of atoms joining together :

hydrogen bonding

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