triad

Definitions

Computing

  • noun a group of three elements, characters, or bits
  • noun a triangular shaped grouping of the red, green, and blue colour phosphor spots at each pixel location on the screen of a colour RGB monitor

Economics

  • Europe, North America, and Japan.
  • The EU, the U.S., and Japan.

Electronics

  • In a CRT, a triangular group composed of a single red, green, and blue phosphor dot. If all three electron beams strike the three dots in a triad with equal intensity at the same time, it will appear as white.

Law

  • noun a secret Chinese criminal organisation

Medical

  • noun three organs or three symptoms which are linked together in a group
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