three-cornered

three-cornered

[three-kawr-nerd]
adjective
1.
having three corners: a three-cornered hat.
2.
pertaining to or involving three persons, parties, or things: The candidates were deadlocked in a three-cornered tie.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English thre cornerid. See three, cornered

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