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copolymer

 [ko-pol´ĭ-mer]
a polymer containing monomers of more than one kind.

co·pol·y·mer

(kō'pol-i-mer),
A polymer in which two or more monomers or base units are combined.

copolymer

/co·poly·mer/ (ko-pol´ĭ-mer) a polymer containing monomers of more than one kind.

copolymer

[kōpol′əmər]
Etymology: L, co-, together or with + Gk, polys, many + meros, parts
a polymer containing monomers of more than one kind.

co·pol·y·mer

(kō'pol'i-mĕr)
A polymer in which two or more monomers or base units are combined.

copolymer

A POLYMER consisting of repeated units of two or more subunits.

co·pol·y·mer

(kō'pol'i-mĕr)
Polymer with two or more combined monomers or base units.

copolymer (kōpäl´imur),

n a polymerization of two or more monomers that have slightly different chemical formulas. Used in dentistry to impart certain desirable physical properties such as flow.
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Since each catalyst does only one thing, the key to getting them to work together to make block copolymers is a non-catalytic "chain-shuttling agent" that transfers growing polymer chains back and forth between the two catalysts.
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