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tetrahydric

[ te-truh-hahy-drik ]
/ ˌtɛ trəˈhaɪ drɪk /
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adjective Chemistry.
(especially of alcohols and phenols) tetrahydroxy.
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Origin of tetrahydric

First recorded in 1885–90; tetra- + -hydric
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