Definitions for ternary

Definitions for (noun) ternary

Main entry: deuce-ace, 3, trey, triad, trine, trinity, trio, triplet, troika, tercet, ternary, ternion, terzetto, three, threesome, tierce, III, leash

Definition: the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one

Definitions for (adj) ternary

Main entry: ternary, treble, triple, triplex

Definition: having three units or components or elements

Usage: a ternary operation; a treble row of red beads; overcrowding made triple sessions necessary; triple time has three beats per measure; triplex windows

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