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triatomic

/tri·atom·ic/ (-ah-tom´ik) containing three atoms.
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A methodology for accurately calculating the quantal ro-vibrational energies of light-heavy-heavy (LHH) triatomic molecules is presented.
Ozone is triatomic oxygen, a naturally occurring form of oxygen made in an atmosphere by lightning and ultra-violet rays from the sun.
To date, spectra for the triatomic complexes OH(X, A)-Ne, OH(X, A)-Ar and OH(X, A)-Kr have been reported.
Merer's talk, 'Transition Metal Methylidynes: the Simplest Organometallic Molecules', illustrated how transition metals from groups 4 through 6 will react with methane to form methylidynes, a family of linear triatomic molecules of formula MCH.
Slightly higher in the atmosphere, hydrogen molecules ionized by the incoming electrons combine with hydrogen atoms to become ionized triatomic hydrogen ([MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]).
In addition to adding dissolved oxygen to the water, the aerator removes pollution by treating the water with ozone, a triatomic form of oxygen," Pate said.