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noun as in slice

noun as in triad

noun as in trio

noun as in triumvirate

noun as in troika

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For example, you can change drawing A into drawing B by flipping the triangle made by nodes 1, 2 and 3 over the edge connecting nodes 2 and 3.

A triangle with sides of all different lengths is “scalene,” or “unequal.”

There is the classic triangle, a sturdy square, and you may even see some rectangular shapes if you are dealing with a nice flatbread.

For the four Platonic solids built out of squares or equilateral triangles — the cube, tetrahedron, octahedron and icosahedron — mathematicians recently figured out that the answer is no.

Like the triangle and the quadrilateral, the N-gon with the maximum area was a regular N-gon, with equal side lengths and angles.

This Texas Triangle now has the same population as the entire State of Florida.

The scorned party in a love-triangle, he blew his head off while serving overnight tower duty in 2007.

For her first film, she played a woman caught in a love triangle between a nightclub owner and a country boy.

We kept joking about the show evolving and blossoming from this love triangle into this five-pointed star.

In reading about ASHA, its current location is hard to overlook—Research Triangle, North Carolina.

On the other hand, the arrows along the sides of the triangle represent actual circulation.

He was a narrow-headed man with frail-looking sloped shoulders and a thin triangle of face.

There are sixty thousand acres of mighty good spruce in that triangle between us, and it's as good as ours.

(e) No part of the counter shall intersect a triangle or the produced perpendicular thereof shown on p. 186.

A third game was called trign, and was played by three persons, stationed at the angles of an equilateral triangle.


On this page you'll find 189 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to triangle, such as: adultery, affair, courtship, dalliance, devotion, and fling.

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