Definitions for ionic bond
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
the electrostatic bond between two ions formed through the transfer of one or more electrons.
Origin of ionic bond:
ionic bond, electrovalent bond, electrostatic bond(noun)
a chemical bond in which one atom loses an electron to form a positive ion and the other atom gains an electron to form a negative ion
A type of chemical bond where two atoms or molecules are connected to each other by electrostatic attraction.