Three-way
Three-way Three"-way`, a. Connected with, or serving to connect, three channels or pipes; as, a three-way cock or valve. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster]

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  • three-way — [thrē′wā′] adj. 1. involving three directions, persons, etc. [a three way conversation] 2. Elec. designating or of: a) a light bulb with two filaments that can be switched on singly or together to produce three different levels of brightness b) …   Universalium

  • three-way — UK US adjective [before noun] ► involving three people, groups, systems, directions, etc.: a three way battle/bidding war/contest »They are in a three way battle to buy a stake in the Football Club. »The phone has a choice of features such as… …   Financial and business terms

  • three-way — [thrē′wā′] adj. 1. involving three directions, persons, etc. [a three way conversation] 2. Elec. designating or of: a) a light bulb with two filaments that can be switched on singly or together to produce three different levels of brightness b) a …   English World dictionary

  • Three Way — Three Way, TN U.S. city in Tennessee Population (2000): 1375 Housing Units (2000): 510 Land area (2000): 3.879986 sq. miles (10.049118 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.879986 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • three-way — /ˈθri weɪ/ (say three way) adjective 1. leading from a central point to three separate routes. 2. involving three people or things: the three way catalyst in the system dealt with hydrocarbons, carbon monoxide and nitrogen oxides …   Australian English dictionary

  • Three Way — Infobox Film name = Three Way image size = caption = director = Scott Ziehl producer = writer = Russell P. Marleau narrator = starring = Dominic Purcell Joy Bryant Ali Larter Desmond Harrington Dwight Yoakam Gina Gershon music = Christopher Hoag… …   Wikipedia

  • three-way — adjective involving three parties or elements (Freq. 1) a tripartite treaty a tripartite division a three way playoff • Syn: ↑tripartite, ↑three party • Similar to: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • three-way — noun Sexual activity involving three persons; a threesome; a menage à trois. But how many men will actually admit to having had a three way with another man and one woman? …   Wiktionary

  • three-way — adj. Three way is used with these nouns: ↑division, ↑split …   Collocations dictionary

  • Three Way — Original name in latin Three Way Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 35.7759 latitude 88.8595 altitude 130 Population 1709 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

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