monomer

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

mono- +‎ -mer

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈmɒnəmə/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈmɑnəmɚ/
  • Hyphenation: mon‧o‧mer

Noun[edit]

monomer (plural monomers)

  1. (chemistry) A relatively small molecule which can be covalently bonded to other monomers to form a polymer.

Translations[edit]

See also[edit]


German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

monomer (not comparable)

  1. monomeric

Declension[edit]