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three-cornered

[three-kawr-nerd] /ˈθriˈkɔr nərd/
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
1350-1400; Middle English thre cornerid. See three, cornered
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