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Overview of noun triple

The noun triple has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (3) triple, three-base hit, three-bagger

(a base hit at which the batter stops safely at third base)

2. trio, triad, triplet, triple

(a set of three similar things considered as a unit)

3. triple

(a quantity that is three times as great as another)

Overview of verb triple

The verb triple has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (3) triple, treble

(increase threefold; "Triple your income!")

2. (1) triple

(hit a three-base hit)

Overview of adj triple

The adj triple has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) ternary, treble, triple, triplex

(having three units or components or elements; "a ternary operation"; "a treble row of red beads"; "overcrowding made triple sessions necessary"; "triple time has three beats per measure"; "triplex windows")

2. treble, threefold, three-fold, triple

(three times as great or many; "a claim for treble (or triple) damages"; "a threefold increase") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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