Definition of triose
: either of two monosaccharides C3H6O3 containing three carbon atoms
Origin of triose
International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1894
Rhymes with triose
arkose, Carlos, cosmos, crustose, cymose, dextrose, engross, erose, fructose, globose, glucose, jocose, lactose, maltose, mannose, morose, mythos, nodose, pappose, pentose, pilose, plumose, ramose, rhamnose, ribose, rugose, schistose, setose, spinose, strigose, sucrose, Sukkoth, up close, vadose, verbose, viscose
Medical Definition of triose
: either of two simple sugars C3H6O3 containing three carbon atoms
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