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po·lym·er·i·za·tion

 (pə-lĭm′ər-ĭ-zā′shən, pŏl′ə-mər-)
n.
1. The bonding of two or more monomers to form a polymer.
2. A chemical process that effects this bonding.
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polymerization

(pəˌlɪməraɪˈzeɪʃən; ˌpɒlɪməraɪ-) or

polymerisation

n
(Chemistry) the act or process of forming a polymer or copolymer, esp a chemical reaction in which a polymer is formed
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po•lym•er•i•za•tion

(pəˌlɪm ər əˈzeɪ ʃən, ˌpɒl ə mər-)

n.
the act or process of forming a polymer or polymeric compound.
[1875–80]
po•lym′er•ize`, v.t., v.i. -ized, -iz•ing.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.polymerization - a chemical process that combines several monomers to form a polymer or polymeric compoundpolymerization - a chemical process that combines several monomers to form a polymer or polymeric compound
chemical action, chemical change, chemical process - (chemistry) any process determined by the atomic and molecular composition and structure of the substances involved
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Translations

polymerization

[ˈpɒlɪməraɪˈzeɪʃən] Npolimerización f
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polymerization

nPolymerisation f
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polymerization

[pəˌlɪməraɪˈzeɪʃn] npolimerizzazione f
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This suggested that the condensation polymerization of the amino acid with excellent photo-initiating capability was unfavorable for further improving initiating efficiency.
A silane monomer comprising tetraalkoxysilane and/or alkyl trialkoxysilane is added to the system containing the modified diene rubber polymer, followed by condensation polymerization, thereby forming silica.
The in situ condensation polymerization we brought opened a new avenue to fabricate graphene-based PA66 nanocomposites of condensation polymers that were scalable and effective for more extensive applications.
It's polymerized by step-growth condensation polymerization of acetyldihydroferulic acid, resulting in the PET-like polymer.
Compared to conventional alkyd resins, which are produced by high temperature melt condensation polymerization, these poly(vinyl ether)s provide several advantages.
Poly(carbonyl urea) oligomer (PCUO) was successfully synthesized by the condensation polymerization of urea and dimethyl carbonate with the self-made catalyst.