ternion

ternion

[tur-nee-uhn]
noun
a set or group of three; triad.

Origin:
1580–90; < Latin terniōn- (stem of terniō) triad. See tern2, -ion

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ternion (ˈtɜːnɪən)
 
n
rare a group of three
 
[C16: from Latin terniō triad, from ternī three each; related to ter thrice]

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