Meaning of TRIANGULATE in English

TRIANGULATE

transcription, транскрипция: [ traɪˈæŋɡjuleɪt ]

v. & adj. --v.tr. 1 divide (an area) into triangles for surveying purposes. 2 a measure and map (an area) by the use of triangles with a known base length and base angles. b determine (a height, distance, etc.) in this way. --adj. Zool. marked with triangles. øøtriangulately adv. triangulation n. [L triangulatus triangular (as TRIANGLE)]

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