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EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese terço, from Latin tertius (third), from trēs (three), from Proto-Indo-European *tréyes.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

terço m (plural terços)

  1. third (one of three equal parts of a whole)
  2. (Roman Catholicism) prayer beads used to pray the rosary
  3. (historical, military) tercio (a type of military formation used in the early modern age)

QuotationsEdit

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:terço.

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AdjectiveEdit

terço m (feminine singular terça, masculine plural terços, feminine plural terças, not comparable)

  1. which is one third (1/3) of something

QuotationsEdit

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:terço.

NumeralEdit

terço m (feminine terça, masculine plural terços, feminine plural terças)

  1. (archaic) third

QuotationsEdit

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:terço.

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