nanocomposite

noun
nano·​com·​pos·​ite | \ ˌna-nə-ˌkäm-ˈpä-sət How to pronounce nanocomposite (audio) , -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

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nanocomposite adjective

First Known Use of nanocomposite

1986, in the meaning defined above

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“Nanocomposite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nanocomposite. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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