polymer definition

  • noun:
    • Any of numerous normal and synthetic compounds of frequently large molecular weight comprising around countless repeated linked products, each a relatively light and easy molecule.
    • a lengthy or bigger molecule consisting of a chain or system of numerous saying units, formed by chemically connecting together many identical or similar tiny molecules known as monomers. A polymer is made by polymerization, the joining of many monomer molecules.
    • A material consisting of these types of polymer molecules.
    • anyone of two or more substances pertaining to each other by polymerism; particularly, a substance made out of another material by chemical polymerization.
    • In chem., a compound that will be polymeric with various other compound; a polymeride.
    • a naturally happening or artificial mixture comprising large molecules consists of a linked group of duplicated simple monomers

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