nanocomposite

noun nano·com·pos·ite \ ˌna-nə-ˌkäm-ˈpä-sət , -kəm- , especially British -ˈkäm-pə-zit \

Definition of nanocomposite

: a composite material with features measured in nanometers
  • Other nanocomposites—materials put together molecule by molecule—could be used to coat implants so that the body doesn't react to them. Some nanocomposites could be used to repair bones or replace membranes.
  • —Mary Vanac

nanocomposite

adjective

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1986

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