adjective tri·far·i·ous \(ˈ)trī¦fa(a)rēəs\

Definition of trifarious

  1. :  facing three ways; especially :  occurring in whorls of three trifarious leaves

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Origin and Etymology of trifarious

Latin trifarius of three ways, from trifariam in three ways, from tri- + -fariam (akin to Sanskrit -dhā in dvidhā in two ways) — more at bifarious

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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