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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a flag having three colored stripes (especially the French flag);
[syn: tricolor, tricolour]


ADJECTIVE (1)

1. having or involving three colors;
- Example: "trichromatic vision"
- Example: "a trichromatic printing process"
- Example: "trichromatic staining is the staining of tissue samples differentially in three colors"
- Example: "tricolor plumage"
- Example: "a tricolor process in photography"
[syn: trichromatic, trichrome, tricolor]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Tricolor \Tri"col`or\, n. [F. tricolore, drapeau tricolore a tricolored flag, fr. tricolore three-colored; tri (see Tri-) + L. color color.] [Written also tricolour.] [1913 Webster] 1. The national French banner, of three colors, blue, white, and red, adopted at the first revolution. [1913 Webster] 2. Hence, any three-colored flag. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

tricolor adj 1: having or involving three colors; "trichromatic vision"; "a trichromatic printing process"; "trichromatic staining is the staining of tissue samples differentially in three colors"; "tricolor plumage"; "a tricolor process in photography" [syn: trichromatic, trichrome, tricolor] n 1: a flag having three colored stripes (especially the French flag) [syn: tricolor, tricolour]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

74 Moby Thesaurus words for "tricolor": Dannebrog, Jolly Roger, Old Glory, Star-Spangled Banner, Stars and Stripes, Union Flag, Union Jack, and blue, banderole, banner, banneret, bicolor, bicolored, black flag, blue ensign, bunting, burgee, coachwhip, colorful, colors, colory, crazy, daedal, dichromatic, divers-colored, ensign, flag, gonfalon, gonfanon, guidon, harlequin, house flag, jack, kaleidoscopic, long pennant, many-colored, medley, merchant flag, motley, multicolor, multicolored, multicolorous, national flag, oriflamme, parti-color, parti-colored, pennant, pennon, pennoncel, polychromatic, polychrome, polychromic, prismal, red, red ensign, royal standard, shot, shot through, signal flag, spectral, standard, streamer, swallowtail, thunder and lightning, trichromatic, trichromic, tricolored, two-tone, varicolored, variegated, versicolor, versicolored, vexillum, white