An ancient galley or vessel with tree banks, or tiers, of oars.

Origin: L. Triremis; tri- (see Tri-) + remus an oar, akin to E. Row. See Row to propel with an oar.

(01 Mar 1998)

triradiate, triradiated, triradius, trirectangular < Prev | Next > Tris, tris-, trisaccharide

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