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threequel Line breaks: three|quel

Definition of threequel in English:

noun

The third film, book, etc. in a series; a second sequel.
Example sentences
  • In 1977, the opening crawl of Star Wars - announcing the film as ‘Episode IV: A New Hope ‘- stoked an endless stream of sequels, threequels and prequels.

Origin

1980s: from three + sequel.

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