Trigger - Science


  • Environmental trigger, a factor caused (or aided) by the environment
  • Trauma trigger, an event causing traumatic memories or feelings to resurface
  • TRIGGER, development of a pea starch film with trigger biodegradation properties for agricultural applications
  • Bruce Trigger, archeologist

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