nano- meaning

  • Nano- (symbol n) is a unit prefix meaning one billionth.
  • Examples:
  • One nanometer is about the length that a fingernail grows in one second.
  • Three gold atoms lined up are about one nanometer long.
  • If a toy marble were one nanometer wide, Earth would be about one meter (3.3 feet) wide.

Meaning of nano- for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "nano-" is a morpheme, more specifically, a prefixe.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Morphemes
      • Prefixes
    Difficultness: Level 8
    Easy     ➨     Difficult
    Definiteness: Level 3
    Definite    ➨     Versatile
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