# triplets

Noun

- plural form of
*triplet*

- The balancing of the series of forces will not be complete until the respective
**triplets**of conjunctions have filled up the entire space between them. **Triplets**are employed when the focal length of the simple microscope was less than in.- If a is the distance shown by the normal
**triplets**the type of separation observed in the line D2 shows distances from the central line equal to a /3, 3a/3, 5a/3, while the type of D 1 gives 2a/3, 4a/3. - Hamilton, still keeping prominently before him as his great object the invention of a method applicable to space of three dimensions, proceeded to study the properties of
**triplets**of the form x+iy+jz, by which he proposed to represent the directed line in space whose projections on the co-ordinate axes are x, y, z. **Triplets**, quadruplets, &c., be made with n symbols, so that (1) every contiguous pair of symbols in one multiplet are a contiguous pair in some other, the first and last of any multiplet being considered contiguous, and (2) no three symbols in any multiplet shall occur in any other.

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