Definitions

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  • adj. Happening three times each year.

Etymologies

tri- +‎ annual (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The percentage of students who studied a foreign language was highest in 1965, says Rosemary Feal, executive director of the Modern Language Association, which conducts the triannual survey.

    Sign language No. 4 most studied foreign language

  • After shopping around, we've decided to go with KEPmedia; I've worked with them a bit for Panorama, Hwa Chong's triannual newsletter, so I know what kind of quality they can deliver, and their quote was the most reasonable.

    recommended reads

  • Lorraine and James: Global Urban Literature is a new triannual print journal "whose mission is to till the urban landscape in search of new writers and give attention to the noncommercial work of established writers from the United States and around the globe."

    Archive 2005-09-01

  • A triannual inspection of the Blount Island and Talleyrand marine terminals is expected to give the

    Boston Business News - Local Boston News | Boston Business Journal

  • As conservative critics of the bill have rightly pointed out, bi- or even triannual inspections of a lettuce plant hardly guarantee that evil microbes won't be there the rest of the time.

    TIME.com: Top Stories

  • Raftican hopes the cause will continue to pick up supporters in advance of the Fish and Game Commission's summer meeting, where they are due to conduct a triannual evaluation of sport-fishing regulations.

    The Orange County Register - Homepage

  • In one way she reminds me of Tom Waits or The White Stripes: quite brilliant, not at all similar in sound, but sometimes you have to shelve the stuff for a few years before listening to it again, yet that triannual listen is worth it.

    Richard Carrier Blogs

  • The triannual program, now in its 30th year, isn't cheap; so this weekend, those same students will present a benefit concert and reception to raise funds for the program.

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  • Some writing for Lambda Legal's triannual publication,

    PageOneQ.com Latest

  • The Decorative Antiques and Textiles Fair Items on offer at the triannual Decorative Antiques and Textiles Fair include a red ceramic dish from Kiki Design.

    Antique Shopping in London

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