tripartitism

noun
tri·par·tit·ism | \ -ˈpä| -īˌtiz- also |tˌī- \
variants: or less commonly tripartism \ˈ⸗ˌpär|ˌtizəm, -ˌpȧ|, |tˌiz- \
plural -s

Definition of tripartitism 

: the organization on a tripartite basis of a usually governmental board concerned with labor relations tripartitism … is designed to foster compromise —Clark Kerr

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