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One of the monomers that constitutes a copolymer.
- ‘The surfaces of the different copolymers exhibited a different surface energy depending on the kind of the comonomer due to the different mass fraction of the maleic acid groups.’
- ‘Different functionality may be introduced by using comonomers such as methacrylic acid (carboxylic acid groups) or hydroxy ethyl acrylate (hydroxyl groups).’
- ‘Here, EDEA serves as a comonomer in the reaction.’
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