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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A conversation or discussion in which three people or groups participate.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A discourse or colloquy by three people.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A discourse or colloquy by three persons.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Discourse by three speakers; a colloquy of three persons.

Etymologies

tri- + (di)alogue.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Latin trialogus; tri- + -logus, as in Latin dialogus, English dialogue. (Wiktionary)

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  • A conversation or discussion in which three people or groups participate.

    September 22, 2009