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  1. double, dual, twofold, two-fold, treble, threefold, three-foldadjective

    having more than one decidedly dissimilar aspects or qualities

    "a double (or dual) role for an actor"; "the office of a clergyman is twofold; public preaching and private influence"- R.W.Emerson; "every episode has its double and treble meaning"-Frederick Harrison

  2. treble, threefold, three-fold, tripleadjective

    three times as great or many

    "a claim for treble (or triple) damages"; "a threefold increase"


  1. three-fold

    In algebraic geometry, a 3-fold or threefold is a 3-dimensional algebraic variety. The Mori program showed that 3-folds have minimal models.


  1. three-fold

    Three-fold is an adjective that describes something that is three times as much or as many. It can also refer to something having three parts, elements, or aspects. It can be used to indicate multiplication or increase in the amount, degree, or size of something by three times.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of three-fold in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of three-fold in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of three-fold in a Sentence

  1. Purvi Parikh:

    While food allergies overall affect about 4 percent of U.S. population, we have found a three-fold increase in peanut allergies over the last few decades.

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