triol definition by Webster's New World
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a compound with three hydroxyl groups in the molecule
Origin: tri- plush -ol
triol definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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A chemical compound containing three hydroxyl groups.
triol - Science Definition
An alcohol containing three hydroxyl groups (OH) per molecule.