Definition of nanomaterial in English:

nanomaterial

Line breaks: nano|mater¦ial
Pronunciation: /ˈnanə(ʊ)məˌtɪərɪəl
 
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noun

  • A material having particles or constituents of nanoscale dimensions, or one that is produced by nanotechnology.
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    • In composites, nanomaterials can improve the strength, heat resistance, corrosion resistance, and other properties of materials.
    • Today nanomaterial is built from a macro to a micro scale.
    • The normal operations risks associated with plastics and petroleum refining were greater than those for any nanomaterial.

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