Associations to the word «Triton»

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Wiktionary

TRITON, noun. (physics) the atomic nucleus of a tritium atom, consisting of a proton and two neutrons
TRITON, noun. Any of several marine gastropods of the family Ranellidae having a pointed spiral shell
TRITON, proper noun. (Greek god) A god of the sea, son of Poseidon.
TRITON, proper noun. (astronomy) The seventh moon of Neptune.

Dictionary definition

TRITON, noun. (Greek mythology) a sea god; son of Poseidon.
TRITON, noun. The largest moon of Neptune.
TRITON, noun. Tropical marine gastropods having beautifully colored spiral shells.
TRITON, noun. Small usually bright-colored semiaquatic salamanders of North America and Europe and northern Asia.

Wise words

It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.
Pythagoras