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Being three in one. Used especially of the Christian Trinity.
(Theology) constituting three in one, esp the three persons in one God of the Trinity
1. a group of three
2. (Theology) (often capital) another word for Trinity
[C17: tri- + -une, from Latin ūnus one]
1. three in one; constituting a trinity in unity, as the Godhead.n.
2. (cap.) the Trinity.
[1595–1605; tri- + -une < Latin ūnus one]
tri•u′ni•ty, n., pl. -ties.
Triunea group of three things united, 1635.
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|Adj.||1.||triune - being three in one; used especially of the Christian Trinity; "a triune God"|
multiple - having or involving or consisting of more than one part or entity or individual; "multiple birth"; "multiple ownership"; "made multiple copies of the speech"; "his multiple achievements in public life"; "her multiple personalities"; "a pineapple is a multiple fruit"