Pronunciation: (trī'kul"ur; esp. Brit.trik'u-lur), [key]
Also,tri'col"ored; esp. Brit.,tri'col"oured.having three colors.
1. a flag having three colors.
2. the national flag of France, adopted during the French Revolution, consisting of vertical bands of blue, white, and red. Also, esp. Brit.,tri'col"our.
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