trihydroxy

adjective
tri·​hy·​droxy | \ ˌtrī-hī-ˈdräk-sē How to pronounce trihydroxy (audio) , -hə- \

Definition of trihydroxy

: containing three hydroxyl groups in the molecule

First Known Use of trihydroxy

1895, in the meaning defined above

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“Trihydroxy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trihydroxy. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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trihydroxy

adjective
tri·​hy·​droxy | \ ˌtrī-hī-ˈdräk-sē How to pronounce trihydroxy (audio) \

Medical Definition of trihydroxy

: containing three hydroxyl groups in a molecule

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