terno

English translation: Tern, set of three numbers

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Italian term or phrase:terno
English translation: Tern, set of three numbers
Entered by: giogi

03:39 Sep 12, 2000
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Italian term or phrase: terno
In connection with lotteries - my dictionaries tell me could be "jackpot" of "three number series".
Peter Cox
Italy
Local time: 02:47
Tern, set of three numbers
Explanation:
Vincere un terno al lotto: "to win the jackpot", but this is ma metaphorical way to sy that someone have had a stroke of luck!

hope this helps.
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matilde
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Tern, set of three numbers


Explanation:
Vincere un terno al lotto: "to win the jackpot", but this is ma metaphorical way to sy that someone have had a stroke of luck!

hope this helps.


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giogi
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40 mins
match 3


Explanation:
Hello
I had the same problem recently for the Maltese lottery, but they use the expression "terno" also in English. The National Lottery site gives Match 3, but I'm not a player so I can't confirm the common usage in the UK.
Regards
Derek


    Reference: http://www.national-lottery.co.uk/game/break.html
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7 hrs
Pick 3


Explanation:
The American Lotto Game uses this term to indicate the terno.
Hope it helps.
Bye

matilde
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