tetratomic

[te-truh-tom-ik]

adjective Chemistry.

having four atoms per molecule, especially of a specified kind.
having four replaceable atoms or radicals.

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British Dictionary definitions for tetratomic

tetratomic

adjective

composed of four atoms or having four atoms per moleculephosgene has tetratomic molecules
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