Meaning of TRIAD in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ traɪæd ]

( triads)

Note: The spelling 'Triad' is also used for meaning 1.


The Triads were Chinese secret societies in old China.

N-COUNT : usu pl , oft N n


A triad is a group of three similar things. ( FORMAL )

For the faculty, there exists the triad of responsibilities: teaching, research, and service.

N-COUNT : oft N of n

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