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Meaning of TRIANGULATE

Pronunciation:  [adj]trI'anggyulit, [v]trI'anggyu`leyt, trI'anggyu`leyt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  composed of or marked with triangles
  2. [v]  survey by triangulation; "The land surveyor worked by triangulating the plot"
  3. [v]  measure by using trigonometry; "triangulate the angle"
  4. [v]  divide into triangles or give a triangular form to; "triangulate the piece of cardboard"
 

TRIANGULATE is a 11 letter word that starts with T.

 

 See Also: carve up, dissever, divide, measure, measure out, mensurate, separate, split, split up, survey

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tri*an"gu*late\, v. t. [imp. & p. p.
{Triangulated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Triangulating}.]
1. To divide into triangles; specifically, to survey by means
   of a series of triangles properly laid down and measured.

2. To make triangular, or three-cornered.

 

 

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