tripartition

[ trahy-pahr-tish-uhn, -per- ]
/ ˌtraɪ pɑrˈtɪʃ ən, -pər- /

noun

division into three parts.

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Origin of tripartition

First recorded in 1645–55; tri- + partition
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British Dictionary definitions for tripartition

tripartition
/ (ˌtraɪpɑːˈtɪʃən) /

noun

division into or among three
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