molecule meaning

  • A molecule /ˈmɒlɪkjuːl/ is an electrically neutral group of two or more atoms held together by chemi
  • In the kinetic theory of gases,
  • A molecule may be homonuclear, that is, it consists of atoms of a single chemical element,
  • NounPLmoleculesPLmoleculæSUF-ule
    1. (chemistry) The smallest particle of a specific element or compound that retains the chemical properties of that element or compound; two or more atoms held together by chemical bonds.
      1. The critical component of the photosynthetic system is the “water-oxidizing complex”, made up of manganese atoms and a calcium atom. This system splits water molecules and delivers some of their electrons to other molecules that help build up carbohydrates.
    2. A tiny amount.
    3. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Also antiangiogenetic molecules may represent a valuable option.
        • They provide the apicobasal polarity of tubular cells and regulate the paracellular flux of molecules between urine and interstitium.
        • Separate molecules will cohere because of electromagnetic force.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • For some experiments, DCs were incubated with biopharmacological inhibitors to various molecules.
        • Unstimulated (negative control) and stimulated cells were fixed and permeabelized to allow intracellular staining of phosphorylated signaling molecules.
        • This suggested that the maximum concentration in cells without producing any cytoxicity was around 100 nM for the candidate molecules.

    Meaning of molecule for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "molecule" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Countable nouns
      Difficultness: Level 5
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      Definiteness: Level 8
      Definite    ➨     Versatile
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