trifold

[ trahy-fohld ]
/ ˈtraɪˌfoʊld /
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adjective

triple; threefold.
having three parts: a trifold screen.

Nearby words

  1. trifluoride,
  2. trifluorochloromethane,
  3. trifluralin,
  4. trifocal,
  5. trifocal lens,
  6. trifoliate,
  7. trifoliate orange,
  8. trifoliolate,
  9. trifolium,
  10. triforium

Origin of trifold

First recorded in 1570–80; tri- + -fold

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Examples from the Web for trifold

  • 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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