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A chemical compound or molecule consisting of two identical simpler molecules.
di·mer′ic (dī-mĕr′ĭk) adj.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
a. a molecule composed of two identical simpler molecules (monomers)
b. a compound consisting of dimers
[C20: from di-1 + -mer]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. a molecule composed of two identical, simpler molecules.
2. a polymer derived from two identical monomers.
di•mer′ic (-ˈmɛr ɪk) adj.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
Any of various chemical compounds made of two smaller, identical molecules (called monomers) that are linked together.
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|Noun||1.||dimer - a compound whose molecules are composed of two identical monomers|
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