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trihydroxy

[trahy-hahy-drok-see] /ˌtraɪ haɪˈdrɒk si/
adjective, Chemistry
1.
containing three hydroxyl groups.
Origin of trihydroxy
1900-1905
1900-05; tri- + hydroxy, independent use of hydroxy-
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