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Triplex   /trɪplˈɛks/   Listen
Triplex

adjective
1.
Having three units or components or elements.  Synonyms: ternary, treble, triple.  "A treble row of red beads" , "Overcrowding made triple sessions necessary" , "Triple time has three beats per measure" , "Triplex windows"






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"Triplex" Quotes from Famous Books



... is a [Greek: skandalon], as well as of those to whom it is [Greek: moria]. I can only pray for you, and trust that He who has given you the first victory of faith will also give you robur et aes triplex circa pectus, ...
— Memoirs of James Robert Hope-Scott, Volume 2 • Robert Ornsby

... pleased, and because, in after years, I had much to do with reviving the practice of this beautiful art. It was practising this, and a three years' study of oak-wood carving, which led me to write on the Minor Arts. Mihi aes et triplex robur. ...
— Memoirs • Charles Godfrey Leland

... of the ancient belief that the spirit of a dead man haunts for a time the roof of his dwelling, because it is referred to quite impressively in many Japanese dramas, among others in the play called Kagami-yama, which makes the people weep. But I had not before heard of triplex and quadruplex and other yet more highly complex Souls; and I questioned Kinjuro vainly in the hope of learning the authority for his beliefs. They were the beliefs of his fathers: that was all ...
— Glimpses of an Unfamiliar Japan • Lafcadio Hearn

... goods and "everywhere spoken against"; the life-long struggle with its tremendous uncertainties; surely, he who should undertake the burden of these things and many more besides, would need not only the "robur et aes triplex circa pectus" of the heathen poet, but the faith that "could remove mountains" also. Who was to be ...
— Report Of Commemorative Services With The Sermons And Addresses At The Seabury Centenary, 1883-1885. • Diocese Of Connecticut



Words linked to "Triplex" :   multiple, ternary, treble



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