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noun 
  1. A drink with three portions of alcohol.
I've had a hard day, make that a .
  1. A hamburger with three patty, patties.
I'd like a with cheese.
  1. (baseball) A three-base hit
The shortstop hit a to lead off the ninth.
  1. (curling) A takeout shot in which three stones are removed from play.
  2. (mathematics) A sequence of three elements; 3-tuple.
verb (tripl, ing)
  1. To multiply by three
The company tripled their earnings per share over last quarter.
  1. (baseball) To get a three-base hit
The batter tripled into the gap.
adjective 
  1. Made up of three related elements, often matching
The markings on this vase are quite unique.
  1. Three times the quantity
Give me a serving of mashed potatoes.
Etymology: , from triplus.


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