(1) Final honors degree examinations at Cambridge University
- A three-legged structure; a tripod.
- 1621, Robert Burton, The Anatomy of Melancholy, New York Review of Books 2001, p. 73:
- Thales sent the golden tripos, which the fishermen found and the oracle commanded to be “given to the wisest”, to Bias, Bias to Solon, etc.
- Any of the final examinations for a BA honours degree at Cambridge University.