trinucleotide


tri·nu·cle·o·tide

noun \(ˌ)trī-ˈnü-klē-ə-ˌtīd, -ˈnyü-\

Definition of TRINUCLEOTIDE

:  a nucleotide consisting of three mononucleotides in combination :  codon

First Known Use of TRINUCLEOTIDE

1918

tri·nu·cle·o·tide

noun \(ˈ)trī-ˈn(y)ü-klē-ə-ˌtīd\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of TRINUCLEOTIDE

: a nucleotide consisting of three mononucleotides in combination : codon

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