triose

noun tri·ose \ ˈtrī-ˌōs , -ˌōz \

Definition of triose

: either of two monosaccharides C3H6O3 containing three carbon atoms

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triose

noun tri·ose \ ˈtrī-ˌōs, -ˌōz \

medical Definition of triose

: either of two simple sugars C3H6O3 containing three carbon atoms

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