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tetramer

[te-truh-mer]
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noun
  1. a molecule composed of four identical, simpler molecules.
  2. a polymer derived from four identical monomers.
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Compare oligomer.

Origin of tetramer

First recorded in 1905–10; tetra- + -mer
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tetramer

(tĕtrə-mər)
n.
  1. A polymer consisting of four identical monomers.
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Related formstet′ra•meric (-mĕrĭk) adj.
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