Monomer vs Polyisobutylene - What's the difference?

monomer | polyisobutylene |


As nouns the difference between monomer and polyisobutylene

is that monomer is monomer while polyisobutylene is (organic chemistry) any polymer composed of isobutylene monomers.

monomer

Noun

(en noun)
  • (chemistry) A relatively small molecule which can be covalently bonded to other monomers to form a polymer.
  • See also

    * dimer * trimer * oligomer ----

    polyisobutylene

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (organic chemistry) Any polymer composed of isobutylene monomers