- a molecule composed of three identical, simpler molecules
- a substance composed of such molecules: CH is a trimer of CH
Origin of trimerfrom tri- + Classical Greek meros, a part: see merit
A chemical compound or molecule consisting of three identical simpler molecules.
Origin of trimertri- (poly)mer
- (chemistry) A molecule consisting of a chain of three parts, so called monomers. A trimer is formed by joining three identical molecules.
tri- +"Ž -mer