trinomial[trī nō′mē əl]
- The definition of a trinomial is a math equation that has three terms which are connected by plus or minus notations.
An example of trinomial is 6x squared + 3x + 5.
- Trinomial means the scientific name of a plant.
An example of a trinomial is a name which inclues the genus, species and the variety.
- a mathematical expression consisting of three terms connected by plus or minus signs
- the scientific name of a plant or animal taxon, consisting of three words designating in order the genus, species, and subspecies or variety
Origin of trinomialtri- + (bi)nomial
- composed of three terms
- of trinomials
- Consisting of three names or terms, as a taxonomic designation.
- Mathematics Consisting of three terms.
- A three-part taxonomic designation indicating genus, species, and subspecies or variety, such as Brassica oleracea botrytis, the cauliflower.
- Mathematics An algebraic expression consisting of three terms connected by plus or minus signs, such as x2 + 4x -3.
Origin of trinomialtri– + (bi)nomial.
- Consisting of three names or parts or terms.
- (algebra) An expression consisting of 3 terms.