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trident

noun

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a weapon that has three points and that looks like a large fork
  • the trident of the sea god Neptune

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The first known use of trident was in the 15th century

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“Trident.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/trident. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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