molecular

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

molecule +‎ -ar

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /məˈlɛkjʊlə/
  • (file)
  • (US) IPA(key): /məˈlɛkjələɹ/

AdjectiveEdit

molecular (not comparable)

  1. (chemistry) Relating to, or consisting of, or produced by molecules.
    • 2012 March-April, Brian Hayes, “Pixels or Perish”, in American Scientist[1], volume 100, number 2, page 106:
      Drawings and pictures are more than mere ornaments in scientific discourse. Blackboard sketches, geological maps, diagrams of molecular structure, astronomical photographs, MRI images, the many varieties of statistical charts and graphs: These pictorial devices are indispensable tools for presenting evidence, for explaining a theory, for telling a story.
  2. (chemistry) (of an element) Combined with itself and with no other element; elemental.
  3. Relating to a simple or basic structure or organization.
  4. (food) Relating to molecular gastronomy.
    molecular dishes

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NounEdit

molecular (plural moleculars)

  1. (chemistry) Any compound having a specified (range of) molecular weight(s)

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

molècula +‎ -ar

AdjectiveEdit

molecular (masculine and feminine plural moleculars)

  1. molecular

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

molécula +‎ -ar

AdjectiveEdit

molecular m or f (plural moleculares)

  1. molecular

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InterlinguaEdit

AdjectiveEdit

molecular (not comparable)

  1. molecular

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

molécula +‎ -ar

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: mo‧le‧cu‧lar

AdjectiveEdit

molecular m or f (plural moleculares, comparable)

  1. (chemistry) molecular (relating to molecules)

Further readingEdit

  • molecular” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French moléculaire

AdjectiveEdit

molecular m or n (feminine singular moleculară, masculine plural moleculari, feminine and neuter plural moleculare)

  1. molecular

DeclensionEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

molécula +‎ -ar

AdjectiveEdit

molecular (plural moleculares)

  1. molecular

Derived termsEdit

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