nano-

combining form

Definition of nano-

1 :one billionth (10−9) part of
  • nanosecond
2 :nanotechnology
  • nanomachine
3 :nanoscale
  • nanoparticle
  • nanotube

Origin and Etymology of nano-

International Scientific Vocabulary, from Greek nanos dwarf


NANO- Defined for English Language Learners

nano-

combining form

Definition of nano- for English Language Learners

  • : one billionth part of something


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