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co·pol·y·mer·ize

 (kō-pŏl′ə-mə-rīz′, kō′pə-lĭm′ə-)
v. co·pol·y·mer·ized, co·pol·y·mer·iz·ing, co·pol·y·mer·iz·es
v.tr.
To polymerize (different monomers) together.
v.intr.
To react to form a copolymer.

co·pol′y·mer·i·za′tion (-mər-ĭ-zā′shən) n.

copolymerize

(kəʊˈpɒlɪməˌraɪz) or

copolymerise

vb
(Chemistry) to react (two compounds) together to produce a copolymer
coˌpolymeriˈzation, coˌpolymeriˈsation n

co•po•lym•er•ize

(ˌkoʊ pəˈlɪm əˌraɪz, koʊˈpɒl ə mə-)

v.t., v.i. -ized, -iz•ing.
to subject to or undergo a change analogous to polymerization but with a union of two or more different monomers.
[1935–40]
co`po•lym`er•i•za′tion, n.

copolymerize


Past participle: copolymerized
Gerund: copolymerizing

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Conditional
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.copolymerize - polymerize together; "the two substances copolymerized"
chemical science, chemistry - the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
polymerise, polymerize - undergo polymerization
References in classic literature ?
A GROOM used to spend whole days in currycombing and rubbing down his Horse, but at the same time stole his oats and sold them for his own profit.
By this method, second catalyst copolymerizes the propylene monomer with vinyl-terminated macromonomers, which is produced by the first catalyst prior to the copolymerization process.
The vinyl double bonds of styrene readily homopolymerizes and copolymerizes with the double bonds of methacrylate esters.