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a monosaccharide containing three carbon atoms in a molecule.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
A three-carbon monosaccharide; for example, glyceraldehyde and dihydroxyacetone.
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One of a group of monosaccharides that contain three carbon atoms.
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A three-carbon monosaccharide, e.g., glyceraldehyde and dihydroxyacetone.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
triosea monosaccharide that has three carbon atoms.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005