Meaning of TRIAD in English

TRIAD

noun

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Behind him are three priests representing the male triad .

But other alleged triad leaders used violence to muscle their way into the business, according to the police.

The Hong Kong police special triad squad responded with pressure of its own, according to McNicol.

The secondary triad comprises a rival agent, a vicious hit-man for the opposition and a series of pretty girls.

This has the effect of rounding the contours and losing some of the austerity of the unadorned triads.

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