Definition of trimeric in English:

trimeric

adjective

Chemistry
  • See trimer

    • ‘In support of this, we have observed only dimeric, trimeric, and pentameric aggregates for the synthetic transmembrane domain of SARS protein E in SDS.’
    • ‘Previous structural analysis and molecular modeling revealed a markedly nonsymmetric trimeric state of riboflavin synthase.’
    • ‘The derived molecular weights were consistent with dimeric or trimeric peptide.’
    • ‘Tetrameric forms clearly predominate over trimeric and higher forms.’
    • ‘For the serine variants, dimeric intermediates predominate after ice incubation, and the trimeric intermediates dissociate to monomers in the presence of reducing agent.’

Pronunciation

trimeric

/trʌɪˈmɛrɪk/