Origin of tripos
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How to use tripos in a sentence
He took a first class in botany in the Natural Science Tripos in 1879.
Graduates from every Tripos are found in the 135 in numbers roughly proportional to the numbers in the various Tripos lists.Cambridge Essays on Education|Various
Though he did not compete in the mathematical tripos, he acquired a great reputation at the university.
He took a first class (bracketed first in the class) in the historical tripos, but was only in the second class in the law tripos.The Life of Sir James Fitzjames Stephen, Bart., K.C.S.I.|Sir Leslie Stephen
My experience of the essays set to candidates in the Natural Science Tripos was most depressing.Rustic Sounds|Francis Darwin