trinary

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

See tri-, binary.

AdjectiveEdit

trinary (not comparable)

  1. Alternative form of ternary.

Usage notesEdit

  • The synonymous form ternary is much more common.

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

trinary (plural trinaries)

  1. (astronomy) a trinary star
Last modified on 18 June 2013, at 14:14