nanotube

(redirected from CNT)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

nan·o·tube

 (năn′ə-to͞ob′, -tyo͞ob′)
n.
A hollow cylindrical or toroidal tube measuring nanometers in diameter, composed of atoms of a single element, typically carbon.

nanotube

(ˈnænəʊˌtjuːb)
n
(General Physics) a cylindrical nanoparticle, esp a carbon molecule

nan•o•tube

(ˈnæn əˌtub, -ˌtyub, ˈneɪ nə-)
n.
a fullerene having a tubular form.
[1990–95]

nan·o·tube

(năn′ə-to͞ob′)
A type of carbon molecule in which the carbon atoms form a cylindrical or donut-like shape.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nanotube - a fullerene molecule having a cylindrical or toroidal shape
fullerene - a form of carbon having a large molecule consisting of an empty cage of sixty or more carbon atoms
References in periodicals archive ?
CNT used as the basis for its allegations and accusations the 1977 "report" of the Catholic Theological Society of America.
Because the book was being circulated throughout the English-speaking world--obviously also in Canada as the CNT editorial demonstrates--and because it was being translated into other languages, the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith issued its own evaluation and rejection.
Availability and time commitment also are important considerations in the selection of a CNT leader.
In addition to the Registration Statement and the Joint Proxy Statement/Prospectus, McDATA and CNT file annual, quarterly and special reports, proxy statements and other information with the SEC.
The CNT acquisition further strengthens McDATA's Global Enterprise Data Infrastructure initiative, meeting customers' and partners' growing requirements for information lifecycle management, utility computing and on-demand access to information.
McDATA will host a conference call and webcast to provide an update regarding the Company's proposed acquisition of CNT following the filing of McDATA's Form 10-K, CNT'S Form 10-K, and the amended Form S-4 Proxy Statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Both McDATA and CNT are individually distinguished by excellent technical capabilities and strong OEM and customer relationships.
To ensure solution interoperability, CNT and AppIQ formed a technical alliance earlier this year, with AppIQ becoming a certified member of CNT's inVSN(TM) Partner Program.
Thus CNT companies are propelled toward improving the different synthesis procedures such as chemical vapor deposition, arc discharge, and catalytic methods for efficient manufacturing.
Our commitment to growing our international reseller channel is evident with the addition of CNT Brasil," said Jason Judge, CEO of ScriptLogic Corp.
StorageTek and CNT have pioneered and led the Channel Extension Networking market for over ten years.