Definitions for buckyballˈbʌk iˌbɔl
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Category: Chemistry, Informal
a spheroidal fullerene; the first known example of a fullerene
A buckminsterfullerene molecule.
Origin: * Blend of an abbreviation of buckminsterfullerene and ball
A nanoparticle characterized by a spherical geometry and hollow interior that is comprised of 60 carbon atoms. This configuration is the most common type of fullerene.
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