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Triplet

see synonyms of triplet

Noun

1. 3, deuce-ace, iii, leash, tercet, ternary, ternion, terzetto, three, threesome, tierce, trey, triad, trine, trinity, trio, triplet, troika

the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one

2. triplet

one of three offspring born at the same time from the same pregnancy

3. triad, trio, triple, triplet

a set of three similar things considered as a unit

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Triplet

see synonyms of triplet
noun
1. 
a group or set of three similar things
2. 
one of three offspring born at one birth
3. music
a group of three notes played in a time value of two, four, etc
4. chemistry
a state of a molecule or free radical in which there are two unpaired electrons

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Triplet

see synonyms of triplet
noun
1. 
a collection or group of three, usually of one kind
; specif.,
a. 
a group of three successive lines of poetry, usually rhyming
b. 
a group of three musical notes to be performed in the time of two of the same value
2. 
any of three offspring born at a single birth

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Triplet

see synonyms of triplet
n.
1. A group or set of three of one kind.
2. One of three children born at one birth.
3. A group of three lines of verse.
4. Music A group of three notes having the time value of two notes of the same kind. Also called tercet.
5. Physics A multiplet with three components.
6. Genetics A unit of three successive nucleotides in a molecule of DNA or RNA that codes for a specific amino acid; a codon or anticodon.

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