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A chemical compound or molecule consisting of three identical simpler molecules.

tri·mer′ic (-mĕr′ĭk) adj.


(Elements & Compounds) a polymer or a molecule of a polymer consisting of three identical monomers
trimeric adj


(ˈtraɪ mər)

a molecule composed of three identical, simpler molecules.
[1925–30; < Greek trimerḗs having three parts. See tri-, -mer]
tri•mer′ic (-ˈmɛr ɪk) adj.
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Noun1.trimer - a polymer (or a molecule of a polymer) consisting of three identical monomerstrimer - a polymer (or a molecule of a polymer) consisting of three identical monomers
polymer - a naturally occurring or synthetic compound consisting of large molecules made up of a linked series of repeated simple monomers
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The percentage isocyanate content of these cross-linkers, hexamethylene di-isocyanate (HDI) trimer (N-3390), HDI biuret (N-75) and 4,4'-methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (MDI) were 19.
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To gauge the relative value of rPET derived polyols for coatings, a representative sampling of various commercial polyols were obtained and formulated into two-component clear coatings using hexamethylene diisocyanate (HDI) trimer (isocyanurate).
FRANKFURT (CyHAN)- Physicists in Frankfurt have found the long sought-after Efimov state in the helium trimer, an effect first predicted by Russian theoretician Vitaly Efimov in 1970.
Plus it was sensitive enough to produce tweet signals for several insults as desired, to match the signal to the capacity of the diaper so the trimer could be reset for a second insult if needed.
Some of the most important sites targeted by HIV neutralizing antibodies are hidden when the three gp120s, or the trimer, are closed, and the gp120 trimer remains closed until the virus binds to a cell.
Diversification: degenerate codons are synthesized using trimer phosphoramidites corresponding to 20 natural amino acids, which exclude stop codons.
The topics include nano-sized and nano-crystalline sulfated zirconia solid acid catalysts for organic synthesis, incorporating modified nano-montmorillonite in polyurethane coating base on acrylic copolymer and trimer of isophorone diisocyanate, thermal conductivity of nanofluids, the stability of nanofluids, solid oxide fuel cell as a future source of power and heat generation, and carbon doping to enhance the photofunctions of dye-encapsulated photocatalytic activity of nano-titanium oxide.
The cocoa bean extract comprises epicatechin, catechin, procyanidin dimer B2, procyanidin dimer B5, procyanidin trimer, procyanidin tetramer, procyanidin pentamer, procyanidin hexamer, procyanidin heptamer, procyanidin octamer, procyanidin nonamer and brocyanidin decamer.
Bayhydur [R] XP 2547, a hydrophilic HDI trimer, was used as the hardener with a NCO:OH ratio of 3:1.
Our previous report indicated that HMC-S may induce hemolysis as an oligomer (dimer or trimer form), and the trimer form is composed of monomers of 77 kDa (Zhang et al.