Definition of “nanotechnology” - English Dictionary

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“nanotechnology” in American English

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nanotechnologynoun [ U ]

us /ˈnæn·oʊ·tekˌnɑl·ə·dʒi/

the science of making extremely small devices the size of atoms and molecules

(Definition of “nanotechnology” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

“nanotechnology” in Business English

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nanotechnologynoun [ U ]

uk /ˌnænəʊtekˈnɒlədʒi/ us

the design and use of extremely small machines made of just a few atoms:

The event gathered product developers, investors and researchers to talk about commercial applications for nanotechnology.

(Definition of “nanotechnology” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)