- providing connections to three routes from a central point
- involving three things or people
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Examples from the Web for three-way
Polls show that in Maine, Tea Party Gov. Paul LePage is poised to win reelection in a three-way contest.Return of the Northeastern Republican
November 4, 2014
A three-way tabloid circulation war was being waged amid a three-way mayoral election.The Myth of the Central Park Five
October 19, 2014
It was a tight, three-way Democratic primary between Washington, Richard Daley, and Jane Byrne.The Unsung Heroism of Jesse Jackson
September 7, 2014
Not the reality of the three-way race that Mainers face in November.Could Maine Re-Elect Its Wingnut Governor Paul LePage?
August 21, 2014
Two of them depart, and Franco engages in three-way sex with Benson and Hudgens in a pool.The 10 Best Movie Sex Scenes of 2013: ‘Blue Is the Warmest Color,’ ‘Spring Breakers,’ and More
December 19, 2013
Diagrams of three-way switches are given in Figures 176 and 177.Motion Picture Operation, Stage Electrics and Illusions
Henry C. Horstmann
For action has been taken within the three-way framework of the Constitution of the United States.
I might remind you gentlemen that although we're supposedly a three-way partnership, actually, everything's in my name.Medal of Honor
Dallas McCord Reynolds
Let's see if we can't get a three-way conversation going; this guy is interesting.Islands of Space
John W Campbell
The point of the three-way cock is afterward closed with a rubber tube and glass rod.