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https://doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.C00817
A @[email protected] containing an even number of electrons with a significant portion of the excess positive charge located on one or more carbon atoms. This is a general term embracing @[email protected], all types of @[email protected] vinyl cations, etc. Carbocations may be named by adding the word '@[email protected]' to the name of the corresponding radical. Such names do not imply structure (e.g. whether three-coordinated or five-coordinated carbon atoms are present).