ternion

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n ternion the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Ternion The number three; three things together; a ternary.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n ternion A group of three.
    • n ternion In bibliography, a section of paper for a book containing three double leaves or twelve pages.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Ternion a section of paper for a book containing three double leaves or twelve pages
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. ternio, fr. terni, three each. See Tern (a.)
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. terni, three each—tres, three.