tripartite


Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

tri·par·tite

 (trī-pär′tīt)
adj.
1. Composed of or divided into three parts.
2. Relating to or executed by three parties: a tripartite agreement.

tri′part·ti′tion (-tĭsh′ən) n.

tripartite

(traɪˈpɑːtaɪt)
adj
1. divided into or composed of three parts
2. involving three participants
3. (Botany) (esp of leaves) consisting of three parts formed by divisions extending almost to the base
triˈpartitely adv

tri•par•tite

(traɪˈpɑr taɪt)

adj.
1. divided into or consisting of three parts: a tripartite leaf.
2. involving, participated in, or made by three parties.
[1375–1425; late Middle English < Latin tripartītus=tri- tri- + partītus, past participle of partīre to divide]
tri`par•ti′tion (-pɑrˈtɪʃ ən, -pər-) n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.tripartite - involving three parties or elements; "a tripartite treaty"; "a tripartite division"; "a three-way playoff"
many-sided, multilateral - having many parts or sides
Translations

tripartite

[ˈtraɪˈpɑːtaɪt] ADJtripartito

tripartite

[traɪˈpɑːrtaɪt] adjtriparti(te)

tripartite

adj agreement, talksdreiseitig; tripartite divisionDreiteilung f

tripartite

[ˌtraɪˈpɑːtaɪt] adj (agreement) → tripartito/a; (talks) → a tre
References in classic literature ?
Micawber's influence, though exercised in the tripartite character of woman, wife, and mother, it is my intention to fly from myself for a short period, and devote a respite of eight-and-forty hours to revisiting some metropolitan scenes of past enjoyment.
ANOTHER tripartite summit took place on Wednesday, producing yet another lengthy joint statement about the plans of the participants and the political developments in the region.
Jeddah, Dhu-AlQa'dah 26, 1436, Sep 10, 2015, SPA -- The two day Preparatory Tripartite Peace Process convened on 7-8 September 2015 in Manila, Philippines between the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, the Government of Philippines and the Moro National Liberation Front concluded having agreed on the agenda and substantive issues to be deliberated at the next Tripartite Ministerial Meeting due be held in Jeddah in November 2015.
MARDAN -- The tripartite jointly nominated candidate for slot of Nazim of Tehsil Katlang, Hafiz Mohammad Saleem who has lost his elections, has demanded of the leadership of Jamiat Ulemai-i-Islam (Fazal) JUI-F to take action against its six tehsil councilors for revolting against their own party's nominee in the election of Nazim and Naib Nazim of Tehsil Katlang.
PESHAWAR -- The tripartite alliance comprising of JUI(F), ANP and PPP, Friday announced boycott of elections of District and Town Nazims to he held on August 30 (Sunday).
Summary: The Lebanese Army Tuesday called during a tripartite meeting for an immediate end to Israeli violations amid a significant increase in breaches of the country's airspace.
The Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA), agreed to by COMESA, the EAC and the SADC, will be a major boost to intra-regional trade.
PESHAWAR -- Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Information and Higher Education, Mushtaq Ahmad Ghani on Wednesday said that tripartite alliance of the provincial assembly have become more active against local government system due to Rs 42 allocation in the 2015-16 Budget.
10 (SUNA) - The Heads of State and Governments and the accredited representatives of the member states of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), the partner countries in the East African Community and the Southern African Development participating in the Tripartite summit in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt signed, Wednesday, the Institutional Convention for the Tripartite Free Trade Zone among the three African Economic Groupings .
ROME, May 7 (KUNA) -- Kuwait's participation in Expo Milan 2015 seeks to extend to the world community a tripartite message of the importance of friendship, humanity, and progress, said a Kuwaiti official on Thursday.
TUNIS, (TAP) - A tripartite working group tasked with discussion of the draft law on the creation of a national council of social dialogue held a meeting Monday in Tunis.
NNA - A communiquA' by the Lebanese army indicated on Thursday that the Lebanese army requested, during yesterday's tripartite meeting in Naqoura, the cease of the Israeli airspace, land and maritime violations, pointing out to the continuous Israeli occupation of Shebaa farms, Kfarshouba hills and the Lebanese parts of Ghajar village.