three-piece

[ three-pees ]

adjective
  1. Clothing. consisting of three matching or harmonious pieces, as an ensemble of coat, skirt, and blouse for a woman or a suit of a jacket, vest, and pair of trousers for a man.

  2. having three parts.

noun
  1. a three-piece ensemble or suit.: Compare coordinate (def. 7).

Origin of three-piece

1
First recorded in 1905–10

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British Dictionary definitions for three-piece

three-piece

adjective
  1. having three pieces, esp (of a suit, suite, etc) consisting of three matching parts

noun
  1. a three-piece suite, suit, etc

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