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tribasic

adjective tri·ba·sic \(ˌ)trī-ˈbā-sik\

Definition of TRIBASIC

:  having three replaceable hydrogen atoms —used of acids

First Known Use of TRIBASIC

1837

tribasic

adjective tri·ba·sic \(ˈ)trī-ˈbā-sik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of TRIBASIC

1
:  having three replaceable hydrogen atoms—used of acids
2
:  containing three atoms of a monovalent metal or their equivalent

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