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Autor:  Dale/CR
E-mail:  dale_thomas2004@yahoo.com.br
Data:  24/JUN/2007 12:12 PM
Assunto:  Threefold / three times?
 
Mensagem: 

...is threefold the volume...

 

 

 

from Merriam-Webster:
"Main Entry: 1three·fold    Pronunciation Guide
Pronunciation: thr|fld
Function: adjective
Etymology: Middle English threfold, from Old English throfeald, from thre, thro three + -feald -fold
1 : having three parts or aspects : TRIPLE <a threefold purpose> <a threefold meaning>
2 : being three times as large, as great, or as many as some understood size, degree, or amount <a threefold increase> "

 


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Threefold / three times?  –  Nora  24/JUN/2007, 8:58 AM
 Threefold / three times?  –  Dale/CR  24/JUN/2007, 12:12 PM
Threefold / three times?  –  Márcio Farias  24/JUN/2007, 3:20 PM
Threefold / three times?  –  Nora  24/JUN/2007, 6:46 PM
Threefold / three times?  –  Márcio Farias  25/JUN/2007, 10:51 AM

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