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pol·y·mer·ic

 (pŏl′ə-mĕr′ĭk)
adj.
Of, relating to, or consisting of a polymer.

pol′y·mer′i·cal·ly adv.
po·lym′er·ism (pə-lĭm′ə-rĭz′əm, pŏl′ə-mə-) n.

polymeric

(ˌpɒlɪˈmɛrɪk)
adj
(Chemistry) of, concerned with, or being a polymer: a polymeric compound.
[C19: from Greek polumerēs having many parts]

pol•y•mer•ic

(ˌpɒl əˈmɛr ɪk)

adj.
1. of or being a polymer.
2. (of chemical compounds) having the same elements combined in the same proportion but with different molecular weights.
[1840–50]
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Adj.1.polymeric - of or relating to or consisting of a polymer; "a polymeric compound"
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polymeric

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