tricrotic

adjective
tri·​crot·​ic | \ (ˈ)trī¦krätik \

Definition of tricrotic

: of, relating to, or characterized by tricrotism

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History and Etymology for tricrotic

Greek trikrotos having a triple beat (from tri- three + -krotos, from krotein to beat, clap) + English -ic

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“Tricrotic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tricrotic. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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