trifluctuation

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

tri- +‎ fluctuation

NounEdit

trifluctuation (plural not attested)

  1. (nonce word, obsolete) A concurrence of three waves.
    A trifluctuation of evils. — Sir T. Browne.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

Last modified on 18 June 2013, at 14:04