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

  • adj. Having, permitting, or indicating passage in three directions: a three-way valve.
  • adj. Having three participants or ingredients: a three-way tie; three-way chili.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Sexual activity involving three persons; a threesome; a menage à trois.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Connected with, or serving to connect, three channels or pipes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having or governing three openings or passages: generally noting a special form of pipe-connection, valve, stopcock, etc.

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

  • adj. involving three parties or elements


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