Trifloral Tri*flo"ral, Triflorous Tri*flo"rous, a. [Pref. tri- + L. flos, floris, flower.] (Bot.) Three-flowered; having or bearing three flowers; as, a triflorous peduncle. [1913 Webster]

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  • triflorous — trifloral, triflorous see tri 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Trifloral — Tri*flo ral, Triflorous Tri*flo rous, a. [Pref. tri + L. flos, floris, flower.] (Bot.) Three flowered; having or bearing three flowers; as, a triflorous peduncle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • three dimensional — Synonyms and related words: 3 D, broad bodied, bulky, bullnecked, coarse, corpulent, crass, cubic, deltoid, dense, dimensional, fat, flat, fourth dimensional, full, full bodied, gross, heavy, heavyset, massive, microscopic, panchromatic, photo,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • triangular — Synonyms and related words: cuneate, cuneated, cuneiform, deltoid, fan shaped, oxygonal, three, three cornered, three dimensional, three footed, three in one, three pronged, three sided, triadic, trial, triangulate, triarch, trichotomous, tricorn …   Moby Thesaurus

  • trident — Synonyms and related words: V, branch, clover, crotch, crutch, delta, deltoid, deuce ace, fan, fork, furcula, furculum, groin, inguen, leash, offshoot, prong, ramification, set of three, shamrock, stem, tercet, ternary, ternion, terzetto, three,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • trifurcate — Synonyms and related words: V shaped, Y shaped, arboreal, arborescent, arboriform, biforked, bifurcate, bifurcated, branched, branching, branchlike, crotched, deltoid, dendriform, dendritic, forked, forking, forklike, furcate, pronged, ramous,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • trilateral — Synonyms and related words: bifacial, bilateral, cuneate, cuneated, cuneiform, deltoid, dihedral, flanked, handed, lateral, many sided, multilateral, one sided, oxygonal, polyhedral, quadrilateral, sided, tetrahedral, three cornered, three… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • tripartite — Synonyms and related words: deltoid, three cornered, three dimensional, three footed, three pronged, three sided, triangular, triangulate, triarch, trichotomous, tricorn, tricornered, tricuspid, trident, tridental, trifid, triflorate, triflorous …   Moby Thesaurus

  • -florous — [flə rəs] [< LL florus < L flos (gen. floris): see BLOOM1] combining form having a (specified) number or kind of flowers [triflorous, tubuliflorous] …   English World dictionary

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