Definition of tripartite adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//traɪˈpɑːtaɪt//
; NAmE NAmE//traɪˈpɑːrtaɪt//
[usually before noun](formal)
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having three parts or involving three people, groups, etc. a tripartite division tripartite discussions Word Origin late Middle English: from Latin tripartitus, from tri- ‘three’ + partitus ‘divided’ (past participle of partiri).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: tripartite