dimer


di·mer

noun \ˈdī-mər\

Definition of DIMER

:  a compound formed by the union of two radicals or two molecules of a simpler compound; specifically :  a polymer formed from two molecules of a monomer
di·mer·ic \(ˌ)dī-ˈmer-ik\ adjective
di·mer·iza·tion \ˌdī-mə-rə-ˈzā-shən\ noun
di·mer·ize \ˈdī-mə-ˌrīz\ transitive verb

Origin of DIMER

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: circa 1926

Rhymes with DIMER

di·mer

noun \ˈdī-mər\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DIMER

: a compound formed by the union of two radicals or two molecules of a simpler compound; specifically : a polymer formed from two molecules of a monomer
di·mer·ic \(ˈ)dī-ˈmer-ik\ adjective
di·mer·iza·tion or British di·mer·isa·tion \ˌdī-mə-rə-ˈzā-shən\ noun
di·mer·ize or British di·mer·ise \ˈdī-mə-ˌrīz\ transitive verb, di·mer·ized or British di·mer·ised di·mer·iz·ing or British di·mer·is·ing

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