a group of three men responsible for public administration or civil authority
A group or association of three, especially three statesmen.
Origin: From triumviratus.
government by three in coalition or association; the term of such a government
a coalition or association of three in office or authority; especially, the union of three men who obtained the government of the Roman empire
A triumvirate is a political regime dominated by three powerful individuals, each a triumvir. The arrangement can be formal or informal, and though the three are usually equal on paper, in reality this is rarely the case. The term can also be used to describe a state with three different military leaders who all claim to be the sole leader.
The numerical value of triumvirate in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of triumvirate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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