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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 quotations of use of this term, see Citations:terço.

SynonymsEdit

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 quotations of use of this term, see Citations:terço.

NumeralEdit

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

  1. (archaic) third

QuotationsEdit

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:terço.

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