polymerism

[puh-lim-uh-riz-uh m, pol-uh-muh-]
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noun

Chemistry. a polymeric state.
Biology, Botany. a polymerous state.

Nearby words

  1. polymer,
  2. polymer fume fever,
  3. polymerase,
  4. polymeria,
  5. polymeric,
  6. polymerization,
  7. polymerize,
  8. polymerous,
  9. polymethyl methacrylate,
  10. polymorph

Origin of polymerism

First recorded in 1825–35; polymer + -ism

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