Definitions for buckyballˈbʌk iˌbɔl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

buck•y•ballˈbʌk iˌbɔl(n.)

  1. Informal.

    Category: Chemistry, Informal

    Ref: buckminsterfullerene.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. buckminsterfullerene, buckyball(noun)

    a spheroidal fullerene; the first known example of a fullerene


  1. buckyball(Noun)

    A buckminsterfullerene molecule.

  2. Origin: * Blend of an abbreviation of buckminsterfullerene and ball


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