trihalomethane

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Etymology[edit]

tri- +‎ halomethane

Noun[edit]

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trihalomethane ‎(plural trihalomethanes) (Abbreviated as: THM)

  1. (organic chemistry) Any of many halogenated derivatives of methane containing three (not always the same) halogen atoms; many are environmental pollutants

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