What does trivalent mean?

Definitions for trivalenttraɪˈveɪ lənt, ˈtrɪv ə lənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. trivalent(adj)

    having a valence of three


  1. trivalent(Adjective)

    having a valence of 3

Webster Dictionary

  1. Trivalent(adj)

    having a valence of three; capable of being combined with, substituted for, or compared with, three atoms of hydrogen; -- said of triad atoms or radicals; thus, nitrogen is trivalent in ammonia

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Trivalent

    trī′vā-lent, or triv′-, adj. equivalent in combining or displacing power to three monad atoms.—n. Trī′valence (or triv′-). [L. tres, three, valens, -entis, pr.p. of valĕre, to be strong.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of trivalent in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of trivalent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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