noun Chemistry.
any compound containing three double bonds.

1925–30; tri- + -ene Unabridged
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triene (ˈtraɪˌiːn)
a chemical compound containing three double bonds

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They confirmed that the three-to-one ratio of triene to diene worked better than triene or diene alone as an attractant.
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