tristate

[trahy-steyt]
adjective
1.
pertaining to a territory made up of three adjoining states: a tristate league.
2.
pertaining to the three adjoining parts of such states: the tristate region of Missouri, Kansas, and Nebraska.
Also, tri-state.


Origin:
tri- + state

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tristate (ˈtraɪˌsteɪt)
 
adj
(of a digital computer chip) having high, low, and floating output states

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Her face rapt, she gazed at the radar images of storm clouds sweeping through the tristate area.
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