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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Undergo a chemical reaction in which two or more small molecules combine to form larger molecules.

Usage examples (22)
  • The best you can do is to polymerize a few dead molecules.
  • When heated, the above compounds readily polymerize by opening of the double bonds.
  • While waiting for RNA/DNA to polymerize out of 'the soup' into a comprehensible code there is no NS whatsoever.
  • As leaves and fruits mature, phenolic compounds polymerize, resulting in a decrease in the protein precipitating capacity for more
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