triazine

triazine

[trahy-uh-zeen, -zin, trahy-az-een, -in]
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:
1890–95; tri- + azine

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triazine or triazin (ˈtraɪəˌziːn, -zɪn, traɪˈæziːn, -zɪn, ˈtraɪəzɪn, traɪˈæzɪn)
 
n
1.  any of three azines that contain three nitrogen atoms in their molecules. Formula: C3H3N3
2.  any substituted derivative of any of these compounds
 
triazin or triazin
 
n

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