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trip·li·cate

 (trĭp′lĭ-kĭt)
n.
One of a set of three identical objects or copies.
tr.v. (-kāt′) trip·li·cat·ed, trip·li·cat·ing, trip·li·cates
1. To make threefold; triple.
2. To make three identical copies of.

[From Middle English, triple, from Latin triplicātus, past participle of triplicāre, to triple, from triplex, triplic-, threefold; see triplex.]

trip′li·cate·ly adv.
trip′li·ca′tion n.
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triplicate

adj
triple
vb
to multiply or be multiplied by three
n
1.
a. a group of three things
b. one of such a group
2. in triplicate written out three times
[C15: from Latin triplicāre to triple, from triplex]
ˌtripliˈcation n
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trip•li•cate

(n., adj. ˈtrɪp lɪ kɪt, -ˌkeɪt; v. -ˌkeɪt)

n., v. -cat•ed, -cat•ing,
adj. n.
1. one of three identical items, esp. copies of typewritten material.
v.t.
2. to make threefold; triple.
3. to make three identical copies of.
adj.
4. having or consisting of three identical copies or parts.
5. of or denoting the third copy or item.
Idioms:
in triplicate, in three identical copies.
[1400–50 < Latin triplicātus, past participle of triplicāre, derivative of triplex triplex; see -ate1]
trip`li•ca′tion, n.
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triplicate


Past participle: triplicated
Gerund: triplicating

Imperative
triplicate
triplicate
Present
I triplicate
you triplicate
he/she/it triplicates
we triplicate
you triplicate
they triplicate
Preterite
I triplicated
you triplicated
he/she/it triplicated
we triplicated
you triplicated
they triplicated
Present Continuous
I am triplicating
you are triplicating
he/she/it is triplicating
we are triplicating
you are triplicating
they are triplicating
Present Perfect
I have triplicated
you have triplicated
he/she/it has triplicated
we have triplicated
you have triplicated
they have triplicated
Past Continuous
I was triplicating
you were triplicating
he/she/it was triplicating
we were triplicating
you were triplicating
they were triplicating
Past Perfect
I had triplicated
you had triplicated
he/she/it had triplicated
we had triplicated
you had triplicated
they had triplicated
Future
I will triplicate
you will triplicate
he/she/it will triplicate
we will triplicate
you will triplicate
they will triplicate
Future Perfect
I will have triplicated
you will have triplicated
he/she/it will have triplicated
we will have triplicated
you will have triplicated
they will have triplicated
Future Continuous
I will be triplicating
you will be triplicating
he/she/it will be triplicating
we will be triplicating
you will be triplicating
they will be triplicating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been triplicating
you have been triplicating
he/she/it has been triplicating
we have been triplicating
you have been triplicating
they have been triplicating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been triplicating
you will have been triplicating
he/she/it will have been triplicating
we will have been triplicating
you will have been triplicating
they will have been triplicating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been triplicating
you had been triplicating
he/she/it had been triplicating
we had been triplicating
you had been triplicating
they had been triplicating
Conditional
I would triplicate
you would triplicate
he/she/it would triplicate
we would triplicate
you would triplicate
they would triplicate
Past Conditional
I would have triplicated
you would have triplicated
he/she/it would have triplicated
we would have triplicated
you would have triplicated
they would have triplicated
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.triplicate - one of three copiestriplicate - one of three copies; any of three things that correspond to one another exactly
copy - a thing made to be similar or identical to another thing; "she made a copy of the designer dress"; "the clone was a copy of its ancestor"
Verb1.triplicate - reproduce threefoldtriplicate - reproduce threefold; "triplicate the letter for the committee"
reproduce - make a copy or equivalent of; "reproduce the painting"
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Translations
في ثلاثَة نُسَخ
ve třech kopiích
i tre eksemplarer
òrírit
trimis egzemplioriais
trīs eksemplāros
potroićwykonać w trzech egzemplarzach
üç kopyalı

triplicate

A. [ˈtrɪplɪkɪt] ADJtriplicado
B. [ˈtrɪplɪkɪt] N in triplicatepor triplicado
C. [ˈtrɪplɪkeɪt] VTtriplicar
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

triplicate

[ˈtrɪplɪkət] n
in triplicate → en trois exemplaires
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

triplicate

n in triplicatein dreifacher Ausfertigung
vt documentdreifach or in drei Exemplaren ausfertigen
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triplicate

[ˈtrɪplɪkɪt] n in triplicatein triplice copia
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

triplicate

(ˈtriplikət) : in triplicate
on three separate copies (of the same form etc ). Fill in the form in triplicate.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
References in classic literature ?
"I have no affinity to a single consort, much less to duplicates and triplicates of the class!
But, as I have already observed, your jesters, in ninety-nine cases out of a hundred, are fat, round, and unwieldy -- so that it was no small source of self-gratulation with our king that, in Hop-Frog (this was the fool's name), he possessed a triplicate treasure in one person.
"They tend to be more accurate because the data are prepared by the pharmacy, as opposed to having triplicates read in Sacramento by people who don't have a specific pharmaceutical background and may not be as experienced in reading the idiosyncratic handwriting of a given doctor," Mr.