from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A molecule formed by combining three identical smaller molecules.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A molecule consisting of a chain of three parts, so called monomers. A trimer is formed by joining three identical molecules.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a polymer (or a molecule of a polymer) consisting of three identical monomers
tri- + (poly)mer.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
tri- + -mer (Wiktionary)