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  • n. A composition in three voice parts.
  • n. A vocal (or, rarely, instrumental) trio.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A composition in three voice parts; a vocal (rarely an instrumental) trio.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In music, a composition for three voices; a vocal trio.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one

Etymologies

Italian, diminutive of terzo the third, Latin tertius. See tierce. (Wiktionary)

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