homopolymer

noun ho·mo·pol·y·mer \ ˌhō-mə-ˈpä-lə-mər , ˌhä- \

Definition of homopolymer

: a polymer (such as polyethylene) consisting of identical monomer units

homopolymeric

play \ˌhō-mə-ˌpä-lə-ˈmer-ik, ˌhä-\ adjective

First Known Use of homopolymer

1946

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homopolymer

noun ho·mo·pol·y·mer \ ˌhō-mə-ˈpäl-ə-mər , ˌhäm-ə- \

medical Definition of homopolymer

: a polymer consisting of identical monomer units

homopolymeric

play \-ˌpäl-ə-ˈmer-ik\ adjective

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