trifarious

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

Definition of trifarious

: 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)


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