triangular

EnglishEdit

 
A triangular sign

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English triangulare, trianguler, triangulere, from Old French triangulaire, triangulier and Latin triangulāris.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /tɹaɪˈæŋ.ɡjə.lə/, /tɹaɪˈæŋ.ɡjʊ.lə/
  • (US) IPA(key): /tɹaɪˈæŋ.ɡjə.lɚ/, /tɹaɪˈaɪŋ.ɡjʊ.lɚ/

AdjectiveEdit

triangular (comparative more triangular, superlative most triangular)

  1. Shaped like a triangle.
  2. Of, or pertaining to, triangles.
  3. Having a triangle as a base; as, a triangular prism, a triangular pyramid.
  4. Having three elements or parties; trilateral, tripartite.

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TranslationsEdit

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CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

triangular (masculine and feminine plural triangulars)

  1. triangular

VerbEdit

triangular (first-person singular present triangulo, past participle triangulat)

  1. to triangulate

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GalicianEdit

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

triangular m or f (plural triangulares)

  1. triangular, shaped like a triangle
  2. having a triangle as a base
  3. having three elements or parties

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin triangulāris.

PronunciationEdit

Adjective:

 
  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /tɾi.ɐ̃.ɡuˈlaʁ/, [tɾi.ɐ̃.ɡuˈlah]
    • IPA(key): (São Paulo) /tɾi.ɐ̃.ɡuˈlaɾ/, [tɾi.ɐ̃.ɡuˈlaɾ]
    • IPA(key): (Rio) /tɾi.ɐ̃.ɡuˈlaʁ/, [tɾi.ɐ̃.ɡuˈlaχ]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /tɾjɐ̃.ɡuˈlaɾ/, [tɾjɐ̃.ɡuˈlaɾ]

Noun:

 
  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /tɾi.ɐ̃.ɡuˈla(ʁ)/, [tɾi.ɐ̃.ɡuˈla(h)]
    • IPA(key): (São Paulo) /tɾi.ɐ̃.ɡuˈla(ɾ)/, [tɾi.ɐ̃.ɡuˈla(ɾ)]
    • IPA(key): (Rio) /tɾi.ɐ̃.ɡuˈla(ʁ)/, [tɾi.ɐ̃.ɡuˈla(χ)]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /tɾjɐ̃.ɡuˈlaɾ/, [tɾjɐ̃.ɡuˈlaɾ]

  • Hyphenation: tri‧an‧gu‧lar

AdjectiveEdit

triangular m or f (plural triangulares, comparable)

  1. triangular

VerbEdit

triangular (first-person singular present indicative triangulo, past participle triangulado)

  1. to triangulate

ConjugationEdit


SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tɾjanɡuˈlaɾ/, [t̪ɾjãŋ.ɡuˈlaɾ]
  • Hyphenation: tri‧an‧gu‧lar

AdjectiveEdit

triangular (plural triangulares)

  1. triangular

VerbEdit

triangular (first-person singular present triangulo, first-person singular preterite triangulé, past participle triangulado)

  1. to triangulate

ConjugationEdit

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