adverb see trichotomous

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • trichotomously — See trichotomous. * * * …   Universalium

  • trichotomously — tri·chot·o·mous·ly …   English syllables

  • trichotomously — adverb see trichotomous * * * trichotˈomously adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑trichotomous …   Useful english dictionary

  • trichotomous — adjective Etymology: Late Greek trichotomein to trisect, from Greek tricha in three (akin to treis three) + tomein (akin to temnein to cut) more at three, tome Date: 1800 divided or dividing into three parts or into threes < trichotomous… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • trichotomy — trichotomic /trik euh tom ik/, trichotomous, adj. trichotomously, adv. /tri kot euh mee/, n., pl. trichotomies. 1. division into three parts, classes, categories, etc. 2. an instance of such a division, as in thought, structure, or object. 3. the …   Universalium

  • trichotomy — [trī kät′ə mē] n. [Gr tricha, threefold (< treis,THREE), after DICHOTOMY] division into three parts, elements, groups, etc. trichotomize [trī kät′əmīz΄] vt. trichotomized, trichotomizing trichotomous adj. trichotomously adv …   English World dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”