Definition of nanoscale in English:


Syllabification: nan·o·scale
Pronunciation: /ˈnanəˌskāl, ˈnā-


  • Of a size measurable in nanometers or microns: the use of viruses as nanoscale building tools
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    • In theory, the scattering angles lead to nanoscale still pictures, while the energy loss data tell researchers how the pictures change with time.
    • Researchers have created a nanoscale ion pump by punching a tiny hole in a plastic sheet and applying an oscillating electric field.
    • The wavelengths of light in the visible part of the spectrum greatly exceed nanoscale dimensions.

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