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three-piece

(thrē′pēs′)
adj.
Made in or consisting of three parts or pieces, as a suit consisting of a jacket, trousers, and a vest.

three-piece

adj
having three pieces, esp (of a suit, suite, etc) consisting of three matching parts
n
a three-piece suite, suit, etc

three′-piece′



adj.
1. (of clothing) consisting of three matching or harmonious pieces.
2. having three parts.
[1905–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.three-piece - (of clothing) made in or consisting of three parts or pieces; "the standard three-piece business suit; jacket and trousers and vest"
one-piece - (of clothing) consisting of or fashioned in a single whole piece; "a one-piece garment"
two-piece - (of clothing) made in or consisting of two parts or pieces; "a two-piece swimsuit"
Translations

three-piece

[ˈθriːpiːs] ADJ three-piece bandtrío m
three-piece suitterno m, traje m de tres piezas
three-piece suitetresillo m, juego m de living (LAm)
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