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Definition of Polymer

  1. Chemical bonding of many smaller individual organic molecules into a larger structure. Our hair and nails are polymers of thousands of amino acids connected into chains that form keratin. Any of numerous natural and synthetic compounds of unusually high molecular weight consisting of repeated linked units, each a relatively light and simple molecule.

Added to the Nail Glossary on November 10, 2016

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