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Introduction: Nylon

Description of Nylon

Nylon: Polymers where the main polymer chain comprises recurring amide groups. These compounds are generally formed from combinations of diamines, diacids, and amino acids and yield fibers, sheeting, or extruded forms used in textiles, gels, filters, sutures, contact lenses, and other biomaterials.
Source: MeSH 2007

Terms associated with Nylon:

Terms Similar to Nylon:

  • Polyamides

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Nylon

Source - MeSH 2007

The following terms can be used for Nylon

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Nylon

The following list attempts to classify Nylon into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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