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cross-link

(krôs′lĭngk′, krŏs′-)
n.
A chemical bond formed between adjacent chains of a complex molecule such as a polymer.
v. cross-linked, cross-link·ing, cross-links
v.tr.
To join (adjacent chains of a complex molecule) with cross-links.
v.intr.
To form cross-links.
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cross-link

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cross-linkage

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(Chemistry) a chemical bond, atom, or group of atoms that connects two adjacent chains of atoms in a large molecule such as a polymer or protein
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cross-link

(n. ˈkrɔsˌlɪŋk, ˈkrɒs-; v. -ˈlɪŋk)

n.
1. a bond, atom, or group linking the chains of atoms in a polymer or other complex organic molecule.
v.t.
2. to attach by a cross-link.
[1935–40]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cross-link - a side bond that links two adjacent chains of atoms in a complex molecule
bond, chemical bond - an electrical force linking atoms
Verb1.cross-link - join by creating covalent bonds (of adjacent chains of a polymer or protein)
conjoin, join - make contact or come together; "The two roads join here"
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Coagents, such as triallyl cyanurate, zinc diacrylate, etc., can be utilized to partially rectify the above deficiency by enhancing crosslink quantity and type between f-HNBR chains.
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The crosslink density of XHDPE and decrosslinked XHDPE was determined by Flory-Rehner equation [7].
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In GO exposed biomaterial high molecular weight protein (116 kDa) was expressed, which indicated the lesser ability of GO to crosslink the biomaterials in comparison to GA.
To improve the thermal stability of gelatin hydrogels, this study employs a combination of glucose and shorter UV-C radiation to crosslink gelatin.
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It is clear that in such a conformation there is no crosslink in the generated model even if the native form of protein consists such constraints.
I have been asked to contrast cure with crosslinking and crosslink density.