Subunit vs Polyethersulfone - What's the difference?

subunit | polyethersulfone |


As nouns the difference between subunit and polyethersulfone

is that subunit is any subdivision of a larger unit while polyethersulfone is (chemistry) polyethersulfone describes a family of thermoplastic polymers that are known for their toughness and stability at high temperatures they contain the subunit aryl-so2-aryl, the defining feature of which is the sulfone group.

subunit

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • Any subdivision of a larger unit
  • (biochemistry) A protein subunit
  • polyethersulfone

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    Noun

    (wikipedia polyethersulfone) (en noun)
  • (chemistry) Polyethersulfone describes a family of thermoplastic polymers that are known for their toughness and stability at high temperatures. They contain the subunit aryl-SO2-aryl, the defining feature of which is the sulfone group.