in polymer science
Also contains definition of: aggregation in polymer science
Process in which dispersed molecules or particles assemble rather than remain as isolated single molecules or particles.
PAC, 2007, 79, 1801. (Definitions of terms relating to the structure and processing of sols, gels, networks, and inorganic-organic hybrid materials (IUPAC Recommendations 2007)) on page 1821 [Terms] [Paper]