triacid

triacid
/truy as"id/, adj. Chem.
1. capable of combining with three molecules of a monobasic acid: a triacid base.
2. noting acid salts containing three replaceable hydrogen atoms.
[1885-90; TRI- + ACID]

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  • triacid — [trī as′id] adj. 1. capable of reacting with three molecules of a monobasic acid: said of a base 2. containing three replaceable hydrogen atoms: said esp. of an acid …   English World dictionary

  • triacid — tri•ac•id [[t]traɪˈæs ɪd[/t]] adj. 1) chem. capable of combining with three molecules of a monobasic acid: a triacid base[/ex] 2) chem. noting acid salts containing three replaceable hydrogen atoms • Etymology: 1885–90 …   From formal English to slang

  • triacid — /traɪˈæsəd/ (say truy asuhd) adjective 1. capable of combining with three molecules of a monobasic acid: a triacid base. 2. denoting acid salts containing three replaceable hydrogen atoms …   Australian-English dictionary

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  • triacid — tri·acid …   English syllables

  • triacid — I. “+ adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary tri + acid, adjective 1. : able to react with three molecules of a monobasic acid or one of a tribasic acid to form a salt or ester used especially of bases 2. : containing three… …   Useful english dictionary

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