Definitions for nanotubeˈnæn əˌtub, -ˌtyub, ˈneɪ nə-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

nan•o•tubeˈnæn əˌtub, -ˌtyub, ˈneɪ nə-(n.)

  1. a fullerene having a tubular form.

    Category: Chemistry, Weights and Measures

Origin of nanotube:

1990–95

Princeton's WordNet

  1. carbon nanotube, nanotube(noun)

    a fullerene molecule having a cylindrical or toroidal shape

Wiktionary

  1. nanotube(Noun)

    A carbon molecule, in the shape of a tube, having a fullerene structure and a diameter of about 1 or 2 nanometers.

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