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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Occupying the third post or rank.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Occupying the third post or rank.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Occupying the third post or place in an array.

Etymologies

Latin triarii (plural), a class of Roman soldiers who formed the third rank from the front, from tres, tria, three. (Wiktionary)

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