### Triple

Triple, a doublet of `treble` or `threefold` (from Latin triplus, `triple`; cf. `double` from duplus), is used in several contexts: ==Sports== ==Places== ==Transportation== ==Science and technology== ==Other uses== ...
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### Triple

• (a.) Three times repeated; treble. See Treble. • (a.) To make threefold, or thrice as much or as many; to treble; as, to triple the tax on coffee. • (a.) Consisting of three united; multiplied by three; threefold; as, a triple knot; a triple tie. • (a.) One of three; third.
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### Triple

(Also 'Treble') See 'Trifecta' above.
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### triple

(from the article `baseball`) ...base before the batter or any other runner gets there. There are four kinds of hits: the single, which allows the batter to reach first base; the ...
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### Triple

(or treble) The thin inner ring of the board, it usually counts for three times the number hit.
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### triple

1. Consisting of three united; multiplied by three; threefold; as, a triple knot; a triple tie. 'By thy triple shape as thou art seen.' (Dryden) ... 2. Three times repeated; treble. See Treble. ... 3. One of three; third. Triple crown, the crown, or tiara, of the pope. See Tiara. Triple-expansion steam engine, a compound steam engine in which the s...
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### triple

noun a set of three similar things considered as a unit
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### triple

three-base hit noun a base hit at which the batter stops safely at third base
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### Triple

[baseball] In baseball, a triple is the act of a batter safely reaching third base after hitting the ball, with neither the benefit of a fielder`s misplay (see error) nor another runner being put out on a fielder`s choice. Because a hit only counts as a triple without a fielding error or a fielder`s choice, triples have become somewhat rare...
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### triple

[Verb] To make something three times as big.
Example: When she blew up the balloon it tripled in size.
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### triple

A cabin that will accommodate three passengers
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### Triple

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### Triple

A play in which the batter makes it safely to third base without stopping.
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### Triple

A Triple is a 3-cylinder motorcycle engine.
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### Triple

Three consecutive strikes.
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### Triple

Three strikes in a row. (turkey)