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ternary

 [ter´nah-re]
1. third in order.
2. made up of three elements or radicals.

ter·na·ry

(ter'nă-rē),
Denoting or composed of three compounds, elements, molecules, etc.
[L. ternarius, of three]

ternary

/ter·na·ry/ (ter´nah-re)
1. third in order.
2. made up of three distinct chemical elements.

ter·nar·y

(tĕr'năr-ē)
Denoting or composed of three compounds, elements, molecules, or anything else.
[L. ternarius, of three]

ternary

1. third in order.
2. made up of three elements or radicals.
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From now to onward, if otherwise stated, S will always denote a ternary semiring.
In this section the definitions of garbage outputs, constant inputs/ancilla bits, quantum cost and necessary ternary gates are described.
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These results are in agreement with Branco and Gaspareto (2005) who studied the rheological behaviour of ternary mixtures of mango pulp, carrot and orange juices, where the ternary mixtures presented non-Newtonian fluid behaviour.
Two commercially available endovascular Nitinol stents (UNC-1, COL-1) were also studied for comparison with the ternary and binary alloys, as they are representative of deliverable commercial products readily used in the health care industry.
Tests using ternary logic turned out to decrease the number of set flip-flops in three cases.
The optimum replacement of cement by SF in the ternary blended concrete was predicted by Rapid Chloride Penetration Test (RCPT).
In this section, we give a bijection between symmetric ternary trees and words of the sets [omega.
The absolute photoluminescence quantum yields were 4% for ternary C1 complex and 6% for tetrakis C2 complex in 1.
Triple percolation is a more recent approach to reduce the percolation threshold in electrically conductive polymer composites wherein immiscible ternary polymer blends are utilized in combination with the conductive filler [27].