Definition of nano in English:

nano

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Pronunciation: /ˈnanəʊ
 
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noun

informal
Short for nanotechnology. high-quality surgical nano wasn’t enough to do the trick [in combination]: nano-scientists are talking about shrinking supercomputers to the size of a hardback book
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  • Uses for the nano molecular sensor could encompass early diagnosis of genetic diseases.
  • Now researchers have taken advantage of a proposed quantum effect to construct a Y-shaped, nano electronic circuit that boosts signals spontaneously.
  • From there, he hopes to pursue a half dozen elevator-related businesses, from nano - to laser technology.

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