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tristichous

[tris-ti-kuh s] /ˈtrɪs tɪ kəs/
adjective
1.
arranged in three rows.
2.
Botany. arranged in or characterized by three vertical rows.
Origin of tristichous
1855-1860
First recorded in 1855-60, tristichous is from the Greek word trístichos of three rows or verses. See tri-, -stichous
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British Dictionary definitions for tristichous

tristichous

/ˈtrɪstɪkəs/
adjective
1.
arranged in three rows, esp (of plants) having three vertical rows of leaves
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