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nanotechnology (n.)

loosely, "study and application of extremely small things" in many scientific fields, by 1974 (but not widely used before 1990s), from nano- + technology. Often applied to manipulation of individual atoms and molecules, and sometimes given a precise range (up to 100 nanometers), but the sense of nano- here seems best explained as "very small."

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Definitions of nanotechnology

nanotechnology (n.)
the branch of engineering that deals with things smaller than 100 nanometers (especially with the manipulation of individual molecules);
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