dimer

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See also: Dimer, dimër, and dímer

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di- +‎ -mer

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dimer (plural dimers)

  1. (chemistry) A molecule consisting of two identical halves, formed by joining two identical molecules, sometimes with a single atom acting as a bridge.
    • 2015 March 25, Anna Skoczyńska et al., “New look at the role of progerin in skin aging”, in Przegla̜d Menopauzalny = Menopause Review[1], volume 14, DOI:10.5114/pm.2015.49532:
      Non-polymerized lamins are dimers and they can polymerize to structures such as head to tail or by unparallel dimers which aggregate in tetramers and polymerize to thick fibers.

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dimer (strong nominative masculine singular dimerer, not comparable)

  1. dimeric

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Further reading[edit]

  • dimer” in Duden online
  • dimer” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French dimère.

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dimer m (plural dimeri)

  1. dimer

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