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nanotubes
Used For
nano-sized tubes
nano tubes
nanoscale tubes
nanotubules
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Definition
Nanostructures having a closed, tubular morphology that can be single-walled or multi-walled. The structures are believed to be defect free, leading to high strength despite their low density; and can be either electrically conductive or semiconductive, depending on their helicity.
Definition Source
NASA Thesaurus
Broader Term
nanomaterials
Narrower Term
carbon nanotubes
Related Term
tubes
Spanish
nanotubos
Term Number
137932
Subject Category
X Research, Technology and Engineering
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