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triumvirate

noun [C] uk   /traɪˈʌm.vɪ.rət/ formal us  
a group of three people who are in control of an activity or organization: The shape of post-war Europe was decided in Potsdam in 1945 by the Allied triumvirate of Churchill, Truman, and Stalin.Groups of people
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