Trimesitic
Trimesitic Tri`me*sit"ic, a. [Pref. tri- + mesitylene + -ic.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, a tribasic acid, {C6H3.(CO2)3}, of the aromatic series, obtained, by the oxidation of mesitylene, as a white crystalline substance. [Written also {trimesic}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • C6H3CO23 — Trimesitic Tri me*sit ic, a. [Pref. tri + mesitylene + ic.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, a tribasic acid, {C6H3.(CO2)3}, of the aromatic series, obtained, by the oxidation of mesitylene, as a white crystalline substance. [Written… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • trimesic — Trimesitic Tri me*sit ic, a. [Pref. tri + mesitylene + ic.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, a tribasic acid, {C6H3.(CO2)3}, of the aromatic series, obtained, by the oxidation of mesitylene, as a white crystalline substance. [Written… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Trimellic — Tri*mel lic, a. [Pref. tri + L. mel, gen. mellis, honey.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, a certain tribasic acid (called also trimellitic acid) metameric with trimesitic acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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