from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Composed of three parts; threefold; triple.
- adj. Having three apartments, divisions, or floors: a triplex apartment building; a triplex cinema.
- n. Something, such as an apartment building, that is triplex: We live in a triplex.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Having three parts; triple or threefold.
- adj. Having three floors or other divisions.
- n. A building with three apartments or divisions
- n. throwing motion where three balls are thrown with one hand at the same time.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having three principal operative parts or motions, so as to produce a three-fold effect.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Three-fold; triple; specifically, having three elements or working parts: used of pulleys with three sheaves, of pumps with three plungers, of steam-engines with three cylinders, etc.
- n. Triple time in music.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having three units or components or elements
Latin.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin triplex. (Wiktionary)