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Nanotechnology is the idea that we can create devices and machines all the way down to the nanometer scale, which is a billionth of a meter, about half the width of a human DNA molecule.
Paul McEuen

Meaning of "nanometer" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF NANOMETER

nanometer  [ˈnænəʊˌmiːtə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF NANOMETER

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Nanometer is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES NANOMETER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Nanometre

The nanometre or nanometer is a unit of length in the metric system, equal to one billionth of a metre. The name combines the SI prefix nano- with the parent unit name metre. It can be written in scientific notation as 1×10−9 m, in engineering notation as 1 E−9 m, and is simply 1 / 1,000,000,000 m. One nanometre equals ten angstroms.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH NANOMETER


ammeter
ˈæmˌmiːtə
autometer
ˈɔːtəʊˌmiːtə
centimetre
ˈsɛntɪˌmiːtə
decimeter
ˈdɛsɪˌmiːtə
dekameter
ˈdɛkəˌmiːtə
flowmeter
ˈfləʊˌmiːtə
hectometer
ˈhɛktəʊˌmiːtə
hectometre
ˈhɛktəʊˌmiːtə
luxmeter
ˈlʌksˌmiːtə
micrometre
ˈmaɪkrəʊˌmiːtə
millimetre
ˈmɪlɪˌmiːtə
multimeter
ˈmʌltɪˌmiːtə
nanometre
ˈnænəʊˌmiːtə
ohmmeter
ˈəʊmˌmiːtə
picometre
ˈpiːkəʊˌmiːtə
ratemeter
ˈreɪtˌmiːtə
Rotameter
ˈrəʊtəˌmiːtə
submillimeter
sʌbˈmɪlɪˌmiːtə
voltmeter
ˈvəʊltˌmiːtə
wattmeter
ˈwɒtˌmiːtə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE NANOMETER

nanobe
nanobee
nanodot
nanogram
nanogramme
nanograss
nanomaterial
nanometre
nanook
nanoparticle
nanophysics
nanoplankton
nanopublishing
nanoscale
nanosecond
nanotech
nanotechnology
nanotesla
nanotube
nanowatt

WORDS THAT END LIKE NANOMETER

accelerometer
barometer
centimeter
Demeter
diameter
diffractometer
dosimeter
hydrometer
meter
micrometer
millimeter
odometer
parameter
perimeter
peter
potentiometer
spectrometer
spectrophotometer
speedometer
tachometer
thermometer

Synonyms and antonyms of nanometer in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «nanometer» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF NANOMETER

Find out the translation of nanometer to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of nanometer from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «nanometer» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

纳米
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

nanómetros
570 millions of speakers

English

nanometer
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

नैनोमीटर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

نانومتر
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

нанометрового
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

nanômetros
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ন্যানোমিটার
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

nanomètre
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Nanometer
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Nanometer
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ナノメートル
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

나노 미터
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Nanometer
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

nanomet
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நானோமீட்டர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

नामानोमीटर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

nanometre
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

nanometri
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

nanometr
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

нанометрового
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

nanometri
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

νανομέτρων
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

nanometer
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

nanometer
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

nanometer
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of nanometer

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about nanometer

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QUOTES WITH «NANOMETER»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word nanometer.
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Paul McEuen
Nanotechnology is the idea that we can create devices and machines all the way down to the nanometer scale, which is a billionth of a meter, about half the width of a human DNA molecule.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «NANOMETER»

Discover the use of nanometer in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to nanometer and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Static Timing Analysis for Nanometer Designs: A Practical ...
This book addresses CMOS logic gates, cell library, timing arcs, waveform slew, cell capacitance, timing modeling, interconnect parasitics and coupling, pre- and post-layout interconnect modeling, delay calculation, specification of timing ...
J. Bhasker, Rakesh Chadha, 2009
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Low-Power Design of Nanometer FPGAs: Architecture and EDA
Low-Power Design of Nanometer FPGAs Architecture and EDA is an invaluable reference for researchers and practicing engineers concerned with power-efficient, FPGA design.
Hassan Hassan, Mohab Anis, 2009
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Subwavelength and Nanometer Diameter Optical Fibers
The book discusses optical micro/nanofibers that represent a perfect fusion of optical fibers and nanotechnology on subwavelength scale and covers a broad range of topics in modern optical engineering, photonics and nanotechnology spanning ...
Limin Tong, Michael Sumetsky, 2011
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Nanometer CMOS
An entire chapter is devoted to the emerging and rapidly growing field of RF MOSFETs/RF CMOS, and the discussion extends to the important future trends in of nanometer CMOS technology and the problems and limits of scaling.
Frank Schwierz, Hei Wong, Juin J. Liou, 2010
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Nanometer Structures: Theory, Modeling, and Simulation
This volume is a researcher's reference handbook to the many aspects of nanometer structures. Although intended as a source for the serious researcher, novices will find a great deal of interesting content.
Akhlesh Lakhtakia, 2004
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Conducting Polymers with Micro or Nanometer Structure
The book is intended for researchers in the related fields of chemistry, physics, materials, nanomaterials and nanodevices. Meixiang Wan is a professor at the Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing.
Meixiang Wan, 2009
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Full-Chip Nanometer Routing Techniques
In this book, we present a novel multilevel full-chip router, namely mSIGMA for SIGnal-integrity and MAnufacturability optimization. And these routing technologies will ensure faster time-to-market and time-to-profitability.
Tsung-Yi Ho, Yaowen Zhang, Sao-Jie Chen, 2007
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Nanometer Technology Designs: High-Quality Delay Tests
This book discusses these challenges in detail and proposes new techniques and methodologies to improve the overall quality of the transition fault test.
Mohammad H. Tehranipoor, Nisar Ahmed, 2008
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Low-Power Variation-Tolerant Design in Nanometer Silicon
This book will discuss current industrial practices and emerging challenges at future technology nodes.
Swarup Bhunia, Saibal Mukhopadhyay, 2010
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Nanometer CMOS ICs: From basics to ASICs
This book provides an essential introduction to nanometer CMOS ICs. The contents of this book are based upon several previous publications and editions entitled 'MOS ICs' and 'Deep-Submicron CMOS ICs'.
H. J. M. Veendrick, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «NANOMETER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term nanometer is used in the context of the following news items.
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ORNL Researchers Make Scalable Arrays Of 'Building Blocks' For …
But a disruptive new technology looms that uses two-dimensional (2D) crystals, just 1 nanometer thick, to enable ultrathin electronics. Scientists ... «Photonics Online, Jul 15»
2
Xilinx (XLNX) Earnings Report: Q1 2016 Conference Call Transcript
New product sales decreased 10% in the quarter, almost entirely driven by 28-nanometer products, which were impacted by weak sales to ... «TheStreet.com, Jul 15»
3
SanDisk Rises as Q2 Earnings amp; Revenues Beat Estimates
SanDisk remains positive on the strong demand from OEM customers and 15-nanometer technology node. Management further expects bit ... «Zacks.com, Jul 15»
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SanDisk Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results
II enterprise SATA SSD for cloud service providers, with up to 2TB* capacity, based on 15 nanometer NAND flash. The CloudSpeed Eco Gen. «MarketWatch, Jul 15»
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Supercomputer Chip Startup Scores Funding, DARPA Contract
... be sampling its first chips in the middle of next year and will move to full production silicon in mid-2017 using TSMC's 28 nanometer process. «The Platform, Jul 15»
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What Intel Corp.'s New Chip Schedule Means for Apple Inc.'s …
It's well known that Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) faced significant difficulty manufacturing its 14-nanometer Broadwell parts at acceptable yield rates. «Motley Fool, Jul 15»
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TSMC confirms volume shipments of 16nm, pushes EUV back to the …
According to TSMC's Mark Liu, “As you can see in our 7-nanometer development schedule that probably will not using EUV. But we are ... «ExtremeTech, Jul 15»
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3 Things Intel Corp.'s Management Wants You to Know
The first part of the reduction is the result of "becoming more efficient" at the company's 14-nanometer manufacturing plants. I take this to mean ... «Motley Fool, Jul 15»
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Intel Corp. Finally Comes Clean on 10-Nanometer Manufacturing …
On Intel's (NASDAQ:INTC) second-quarter earnings call, CEO Brian Krzanich updated investors on the status of the company's 10-nanometer ... «Motley Fool, Jul 15»
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Apple partner TSMC to mass produce 10nm chips by early 2017, on …
TSMC announced this week that its 10-nanometer technology remains on schedule, according to DigiTimes. The news comes a day after Intel ... «Apple Insider, Jul 15»

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