monomeric unit (monomer unit, mer)

https://doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.M04018
The largest @[email protected] contributed by a single @[email protected] to the structure of a @[email protected] or @[email protected]
Note:
The largest @[email protected] contributed by a single @[email protected] to the structure of a macromolecule or @[email protected] may be described as either monomeric, or by @[email protected] used adjectivally.
Source:
PAC, 1996, 68, 2287. (Glossary of basic terms in polymer science (IUPAC Recommendations 1996)) on page 2290 [Terms] [Paper]