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Meaning of TRIPLICATE

Pronunciation:  'triplu`keyt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  one of three copies; any of three things that correspond to one another exactly
  2. [v]  reproduce threefold
 

TRIPLICATE is a 10 letter word that starts with T.

 

 See Also: copy, reproduce

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Trip"li*cate\, a. [L. triplicatus, p. p. of
    triplicare to triple, treble; tri- (see {Tri-}) + plicare to
    fold. See {Ply}, v. t.]
    Made thrice as much; threefold; tripled.
    
    {Triplicate ratio} (Math.), the ratio of the cubes of two
       quantities; thus, the triplicate ratio of a to b is a^{3}:
       b^{3}.
    
    
  2. \Trip"li*cate\, n.
    A third thing corresponding to two others of the same kind.
    
    
 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: Folded three times.
 

 

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