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triazine

[trahy-uh-zeen, -zin, trahy-az-een, -in] /ˈtraɪ əˌzin, -zɪn, traɪˈæz in, -ɪn/
noun, Chemistry
1.
any of a group of three compounds containing three nitrogen and three carbon atoms arranged in a six-membered ring and having the formula C 3 H 3 N 3 .
2.
any of a number of their derivatives.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; tri- + azine
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British Dictionary definitions for triazine

triazine

/ˈtraɪəˌziːn; -zɪn; traɪˈæziːn; -zɪn/
noun
1.
any of three azines that contain three nitrogen atoms in their molecules. Formula: C3H3N3
2.
any substituted derivative of any of these compounds
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