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Meaning of TRIUMVIRATE

Pronunciation:  trI'umvurit

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a group of three men responsible for public administration or civil authority
 

TRIUMVIRATE is a 11 letter word that starts with T.

 

 See Also: threesome, triad, trinity, trio, troika

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tri*um"vi*rate\, n. [L. triumviratus: cf. F.
triumvirat.]
1. Government by three in coalition or association; the term
   of such a government.

2. A coalition or association of three in office or
   authority; especially, the union of three men who obtained
   the government of the Roman empire.

 

 

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