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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A set of three similar things considered as a unit.

Usage examples (38)
  • The poet wrote verses in couplets and triplets.
  • Consider a certain triplet in relation to the triplet which is complementary to it on the other chain of the double helix.
  • Thus if the first triplet is UCC, we consider it in relation to either AGG or (reading in the opposite direction) GGA.
  • At 23, I have concluded that being a triplet is a constant reminder of my mediocrity. for more
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