sesquitertian

Sesquitertian

Ses`qui*ter"tian\, Sesquitertianal \Ses`qui*ter"tian*al\, a. [Sesqui- + L. tertianus belonging to the third. Cf. Tertian.] (Math.) Having the ratio of one and one third to one (as 4 : 3).
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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