noun, plural tri·chot·o·mies.
division into three parts, classes, categories, etc.
an instance of such a division, as in thought, structure, or object
the three-part division of human beings into body, spirit, and soul.
Origin: 1600–10; Related forms
< Neo-Latin trichotomia
< Greek trích
) in three parts + Neo-Latin -tomia -tomy
trich·o·tom·ic /ˌtrɪkəˈtɒmɪk/ [trik-uh-tom-ik] Show IPA , tri·chot·o·mous, adjective
is always a great word to know.
So is bezoar. Does it mean: