triazine


tri·azine

noun \ˈtrī-ə-ˌzēn, trī-ˈa-ˌzēn\

Definition of TRIAZINE

:  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 of TRIAZINE

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1894

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