Definition of Polymer. Meaning of Polymer. Synonyms of Polymer

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Definition of Polymer

Polymer
Polymer Pol"y*mer, n. [See Polymeric.] (Chem.) Any one of two or more substances related to each other by polymerism; specifically, a substance produced from another substance by chemical polymerization. [Formerly also written polymere.]

Meaning of Polymer from wikipedia

- IUPAC definition A polymer is a substance composed of macromolecules. A macromolecule is a molecule of high relative molecular m****, the structure of...
- definition Polymerization: The process of converting a monomer or a mixture of monomers into a polymer. In polymer chemistry, polymerization (American...
- A lithium polymer battery, or more correctly lithium-ion polymer battery (abbreviated as LiPo, LIP, Li-poly, lithium-poly and others), is a rechargeable...
- In materials science, a thermosetting polymer, often called a thermoset, is a polymer that is obtained by irreversibly hardening ("curing") a soft solid...
- polypropene, is a thermoplastic polymer used in a wide variety of applications. It is produced via chain-growth polymerization from the monomer propylene....
- Polymer banknotes are banknotes made from a synthetic polymer such as biaxially oriented polypropylene (BOPP). Such notes incorporate many security features...
- Polymer concrete is a type of concrete that uses polymer to replace lime-type cements as a binder. In some cases the polymer is used in addition to portland...
- Synthetic polymers are human-made polymers, often derived from petroleum oil. From the utility point of view they can be classified into three main categories:...
- Crystallization of polymers is a process ****ociated with partial alignment of their molecular chains. These chains fold together and form ordered regions...
- Free-radical polymerization (FRP) is a method of polymerization, by which a polymer forms by the successive addition of free-radical building blocks. Free...