cross-link

noun
\ ˈkrȯs-ˌliŋk How to pronounce cross-link (audio) \

Definition of cross-link

: a crosswise connecting part (such as an atom or group) that connects parallel chains in a complex chemical molecule (such as a polymer)

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cross-link verb

First Known Use of cross-link

1936, in the meaning defined above

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“Cross-link.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cross-link. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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cross-link

noun
\ ˈkrȯ-ˌsliŋk How to pronounce cross-link (audio) \

Medical Definition of cross-link

: a crosswise connecting part (as an atom or group) that connects parallel chains in a complex chemical molecule (as a protein)

Other Words from cross-link

cross-link verb

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