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triazine

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noun tri·azine \ˈtrī-ə-ˌzēn, trī-ˈa-ˌzēn\

Definition of triazine

  1. :  any of three compounds C3H3N3 containing a ring composed of three carbon and three nitrogen atoms; also :  any of various derivatives of these including several (as atrazine and simazine) used as herbicides



Origin and Etymology of triazine

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1894


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