tricolon

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Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek τρικωλος (trikolos, having three parts)

Examples (rhetoric)

Veni, Vidi. Vici
I came, I saw, I conquered

NounEdit

tricolon (plural tricolons or tricola)

  1. (rhetoric) A sentence with three clearly defined parts of equal length, usually independent clauses.

TranslationsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

tri- +‎ colon

NounEdit

tricolon (plural tricolons)

  1. The symbol , a colon with three dots instead of two.

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 19 September 2013, at 16:12