triethanolamine

noun
tri·​eth·​a·​nol·​amine | \ (ˈ)trī-ˌeth-ə-ˈnäl-ə-ˌmēn How to pronounce triethanolamine (audio) , -ˈnōl- How to pronounce triethanolamine (audio) \

Medical Definition of triethanolamine

: a soluble hygroscopic basic amino alcohol C6H15NO3 that is used as a reducing agent, a corrosion inhibitor in aqueous solution, and in making fatty acid soaps

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“Triethanolamine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/triethanolamine. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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