telomer

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

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telomer (plural telomers)

  1. (chemistry) an extremely small polymer - one whose degree of polymerization is between 2 and 5

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Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek τέλος (télos) + μέρος (méros).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tɛˈlɔ.mɛr/
  • Rhymes: -ɔmɛr
  • Syllabification: te‧lo‧mer

Noun[edit]

telomer m inan

  1. (genetics) telomere (either of the sequences of DNA at each end of a eukaryotic chromosome)
  2. (chemistry) telomer (extremely small polymer)

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Derived terms[edit]

adjective

Related terms[edit]

noun

Further reading[edit]

  • telomer in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • telomer in Polish dictionaries at PWN