Origin of trifid
OTHER WORDS FROM trifidsub·tri·fid, adjective
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How to use trifid in a sentence
With the Restoration, forks were firmly established on the table, alongside the new trifid spoons.The Strange Way We Eat: Bee Wilson’s ‘Consider the Fork’|Bee Wilson|October 13, 2012|DAILY BEAST
One of the most exquisite of these modern photographs is that of the Trifid nebula in Sagittarius (Fig. 142).A Text-Book of Astronomy|George C. Comstock
Canes long to medium, numerous, covered with rather thick blue bloom; tendrils intermittent, bifid and trifid.
Canes long to medium, of average number, thick; internodes long; tendrils continuous to intermittent, bifid to sometimes trifid.
Canes large and long, with stiff reddish hairs at base; shoots showing considerable bloom; tendrils intermittent, usually trifid.
Canes long, not very numerous; tendrils intermittent to rarely continuous, bifid to trifid.