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polycondensation

[pol-ee-kon-den-sey-shuh n] /ˌpɒl iˌkɒn dɛnˈseɪ ʃən/
noun, Chemistry
1.
formation of a polymer by chemical condensation with the elimination of a small molecule, such as water.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; poly- + condensation
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