Definition of rodlet in English:

rodlet

noun

  • See rod

    • ‘This membrane has an ultrastructure consisting of a mosaic of 10-nm-wide parallel rodlets.’
    • ‘There are wax crystals that are determined by a minor component, such as those described for longitudinal ridged rodlets.’
    • ‘Patches of adsorbed rodlets were observed on the substrate during AFM visualization of B. thuringiensis spores.’
    • ‘In studies of class I hydrophobin rodlets it has been estimated that the rodlet diameters range from 2 to 15 nm, which is also within the range of some other amyloid proteins.’
    • ‘The rodlets formed by SC3 are composed of two tracks of 2-3 protofilaments that are 2.5 nm wide.’