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tris

noun, often capitalized \ ˈtris \

medical Definition of tris

:a white crystalline powder C4H11NO3 used as a buffer (as in the treatment of acidosis) called also tris buffer, tromethamine

Tris

noun

medical Definition of Tris

:a phosphoric acid ester C9H15Br6O4P formerly used to flameproof clothes and especially children's nightclothes until it was found to cause cancer in animals

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