supramolecular

[soo-pruh-muh-lek-yuh-ler]

adjective

having an organization more complex than that of a molecule.
composed of an aggregate of molecules.

Nearby words

  1. supramastoid crest,
  2. supramaxilla,
  3. supramaxillary,
  4. suprameatal triangle,
  5. supramentale,
  6. supranational,
  7. supranatural,
  8. supranuclear,
  9. supranuclear paralysis,
  10. supraocclusion

Origin of supramolecular

First recorded in 1905–10; supra- + molecular

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British Dictionary definitions for supramolecular

supramolecular

adjective

more complex than a molecule
consisting of more than one molecule
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