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tris

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noun, often capitalized \ˈtris\

Medical Definition of tris

  1. :  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

  1. :  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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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of tris


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