Meaning of “triad” in the English Dictionary

"triad" in British English

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triadnoun

uk /ˈtraɪ.æd/ us /ˈtraɪ.æd/

triad noun (CHINESE ORGANIZATION)

triad noun (THREE THINGS)

[ S ] literary three related things that form a group:

(Definition of “triad” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"triad" in American English

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triadnoun [ C ]

/ˈtrɑɪ·æd/

music a chord that consists of three notes that are separated by three or four half steps

(Definition of “triad” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)