triphasic etymology

English word triphasic comes from English tri-, English phasic

Detailed word origin of triphasic

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
tri- English (eng) (chemistry) Used in combination with a known element name (e.g. 'tri-silicon') to designate an unknown element that would reside three periods lower than the known element on a Mendeleev-type periodic table. See Mendeleev's predicted elements. Three.
phasic English (eng) (physiology) Describing the discontinuous activity of excitable cells or tissues. Of or relating to phase.
triphasic English (eng) Having three phases.

Words with the same origin as triphasic

Descendants of tri-
Trifluvian triamide triathlete triathlon tributyrin tricorder tricuspid tridermic triester trifecta trifunctional trihydrofluoride triiodo trilateral trilayer trilevel trilithium trilobite trioxygen triparalogous triseralous tristate triuranium trong