What does "Triad" mean?


(n.) A chord of three notes (n.) A union of three; three objects treated as one; a ternary; a trinity; as, a triad of deities (n.) An element or radical whose valence is three (n.) The common chord, consisting of a tone with its third and fifth, with or without the octave

Synonyms three, trinity, leash, trio, troika, trey, trine, threesome, triplet, ternary, tierce, iii, tercet, terzetto, ternion, deuce-ace, 3, common chord

Word Family triads