tetratomic

adjective

tet·​ra·​tom·​ic
¦te‧trəˈtämik
1
: consisting of four atoms : having four atoms in the molecule
2
: having four replaceable atoms or radicals

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary tetra- + atomic

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“Tetratomic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tetratomic. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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