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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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At the cyclic trimer model compound level, diphenyl chlorophosphate was found to be a more reactive reagent than diethyl chlorophosphate.
Hexane diisocyanurate trimer (HDI trimer), Desmodur N3300 (Bayer), was used directly from the supplier without further purification.
The formation of styrene dimer and trimer via side reactions was outlined by Pryor and Coco [21].
Hardener M is based on HDT technology, trimer of hexamethylene di-isocyanate (HD1), and Hardener D is based on both HDT and IPDT, trimer of isophorone diisocyanate (1PDI) technology.
UP60, on the other hand, cured very slowly in the absence of added isocyanate trimer and yielded soft, tacky films.
When a wild-type-compatible probe is used, the apolipoprotein B-3500 G10699A mutation causes a G-T mismatch in the trimer CGG/GTC, which is more stable than the C-A mismatch in the trimer ACG/TAC caused by the C10698T mutation (10,11).
In the low molecular weight range, cumylphenyl cyanate and its trimer were also used for column calibration.
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The 2:1 formulation uses commercially available hexamethylene diisocyanate trimer with no modification.