triptyque

noun
trip·tyque
variants: or less commonly tryptique or tryptyque \(ˈ)trip¦tēk \
plural -s

Definition of triptyque 

: a customs pass for the temporary importation of an automobile into a specified country

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History and Etymology for triptyque

French triptyque, literally, triptych, from Greek triptychos

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