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A triangular sign

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.
    • 1963, Margery Allingham, “Foreword”, in The China Governess[1]:
      A very neat old woman, still in her good outdoor coat and best beehive hat, was sitting at a polished mahogany table on whose surface there were several scored scratches so deep that a triangular piece of the veneer had come cleanly away, […].
  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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CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

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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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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

  • IPA(key): /tɾi.ɐ̃.ɡu.ˈlaɾ/
  • 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

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SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tɾjanɡuˈlaɾ/, [t̪ɾjãŋɡuˈlaɾ]
  • 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

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