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trifold

[ trahy-fohld ]
/ ˈtraɪˌfoʊld /
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adjective
triple; threefold.
having three parts: a trifold screen.
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Origin of trifold

First recorded in 1570–80; tri- + -fold
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How to use trifold in a sentence

  • She pitied, loved, and feared him, with all the trifold power of her feminine heart.

    Jerome, A Poor Man|Mary E. Wilkins Freeman

British Dictionary definitions for trifold

trifold
/ (ˈtraɪˌfəʊld) /

adjective
a less common word for triple
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