Definition of Triad. Meaning of Triad. Synonyms of Triad

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Definition of Triad

Triad
Triad Tri"ad, n. [L. trias, -adis, Gr. ?, ?, fr.?, ?, three: cf. F. triade. See Three, and cf. Trias, Trio.] 1. A union of three; three objects treated as one; a ternary; a trinity; as, a triad of deities. 2. (Mus.) (a) A chord of three notes. (b) The common chord, consisting of a tone with its third and fifth, with or without the octave. 3. (Chem.) An element or radical whose valence is three. Triads of the Welsh bards, poetical histories, in which the facts recorded are grouped by threes, three things or circumstances of a kind being mentioned together. Hindu triad. See Trimurti.

Meaning of Triad from wikipedia

- A triad, meaning a "group of three". Triad or triade may refer to: Triad (organized crime), Chinese organized-crime societies Lexington Triad, a group...
- A triad is one of many branches of Chinese transnational organized crime syndicates based in China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan and in countries with...
- The Macdonald triad (also known as the triad of sociopathy or the homicidal triad) is a set of three factors that has been suggested if all three or any...
- In psychology, the dark triad refers to the personality traits of narcissism, machiavellianism, and psychopathy. They are called "dark" because of their...
- Virchow's triad or the triad of Virchow (/ˈfɪərkoʊ/) describes the three broad categories of factors that are thought to contribute to thrombosis. Hypercoagulability...
- The 14K (十四K) is a triad group based in Hong Kong but active internationally. It is the second largest Triad group in the world with around 25,000 members...
- diminished triad (also known as the minor flatted fifth[citation needed]) is a triad consisting of two minor thirds above the root. It is a minor triad with...
- A nuclear triad is a three-pronged military force structure that consists of land-launched nuclear missiles, nuclear-missile-armed submarines and strategic...
- In music, a triad is a set of three notes (or "pitch cl****es") that can be stacked vertically in thirds. The term "harmonic triad" was coined by Johannes...
- An augmented triad is a chord, made up of two major thirds (an augmented fifth). The term augmented triad arises from an augmented triad being considered...
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