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copolymerization

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noun co·po·ly·mer·i·za·tion \ˌkō-pə-ˌli-mə-rə-ˈzā-shən, ˌkō-ˌpä-lə-mə-\

Definition of copolymerization

  1. :  the polymerization of two substances (as different monomers) together

co·po·ly·mer·ize play \ˌkō-pə-ˈli-mə-ˌrīz, ˌkō-ˈpä-lə-mə-\ verb


1936

First Known Use of copolymerization

1936


Medical Dictionary

copolymerization

noun co·po·ly·mer·iza·tion

Medical Definition of copolymerization

  1. :  the polymerization of two substances (as two different monomers) together

  2. co·po·ly·mer·ize or British co·po·ly·mer·ise \ˌkō-pə-ˈlim-ə-ˌrīz, ˌkō-ˈpäl-ə-mə-\play play verb, co·po·ly·mer·ized or British co·po·ly·mer·ised co·po·ly·mer·iz·ing or British co·po·ly·mer·is·ing



Variants of copolymerization

or British co·po·ly·mer·isa·tion \ˌkō-pə-ˌlim-ə-rə-ˈzā-shən, ˌkō-ˌpäl-ə-mə-\play play

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