tricolon

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek τρικωλος (trikōlos, having three parts)

Examples (rhetoric)

Veni, Vidi. Vici
I came, I saw, I conquered

Noun[edit]

tricolon (plural tricolons or tricola)

  1. (rhetoric) A sentence with three clearly defined parts of equal length, usually independent clauses.

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Etymology 2[edit]

tri- +‎ colon

Noun[edit]

tricolon (plural tricolons)

  1. The symbol , a colon with three dots instead of two.

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