Meaning of TRIANGULATE in English


— triangulator , n.

adj. /truy ang"gyeuh lit, -layt'/ ; v. /truy ang"gyeuh layt'/ , adj., v., triangulated, triangulating .


1. composed of or marked with triangles.


2. to make triangular.

3. to divide into triangles.

4. to survey (an area) by triangulation.

[ 1600-10; triangulatus, ptp. of triangulare to make triangles. See TRIANGLE, -ATE 1 ]

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