triphibian

[trahy-fib-ee-uh n]Military
adjective
  1. skilled in combat equally on land, sea, and in the air.
  2. (of an aircraft) equipped to take off from land, water, snow, or ice.
  3. triphibious.
noun
  1. a person who is triphibian.
  2. a triphibian airplane.

Origin of triphibian

First recorded in 1940–45; tri- + (am)phibian
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