terna

noun
ter·na | \ˈternə, ˈtər-\
plural -s

Definition of terna 

: a list of three nominees for institution into a Roman Catholic benefice or bishopric presented to the pope or other authority

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History and Etymology for terna

New Latin, from Latin, neuter plural of terni three each

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