Triad vs Polyad - What's the difference?
Triad is a see also of polyad.
As nouns the difference between triad and polyad
is that triad
is a grouping of three while polyad
is a group consisting of an indeterminate number of things or people.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
A grouping of three.
(music) A chord consisting of a root tone, the tone two degrees higher, and the tone four degrees higher in a given scale.
(electronics) on a CRT display, a group of three neighbouring phosphor dots, coloured green, red, and blue.
A branch of a Chinese underground criminal society, mostly based in Hong Kong.
* (group of three) threesome, trine, trinity, trio, triplet, troika, triumvirate
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