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"trinity" in British English

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trinitynoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   /ˈtrɪn.ɪ.ti/ literary
a ​group of three things or ​people: Modern ​culture now ​appears to ​revolve around the unholy trinity of ​sport, ​shopping, and ​sex. Above all Amenabar ​worships the trinity of Hitchcock, Kubrick, and Spielberg.
(Definition of trinity from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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Trinitynoun [U]

 us   /ˈtrɪn·ɪ·t̬I/
(in many ​forms of ​Christianity) the three ​beings, Father, Son, and ​Holy Spirit, who are ​united as one ​God
(Definition of Trinity from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “trinity”
in Chinese (Simplified) 三件套, 三人一组, 三合一…
in Chinese (Traditional) 三件套, 三人一組, 三合一…
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