### triangle

- a three-sided polygon
- any of various triangular drafting instruments used to draw straight lines at specified angles

In Euclidean geometry any three points, when non-collinear, determine a unique triangle and a unique plane (i.e. a two-dimensional Euclidean space). ==Types of triangle== ...

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(from the article `drafting`) ...quickly, or more neatly have recognized value in the preparation of such drawings. Equipment has been invented to facilitate the performance of ...

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(from the article `mathematics`) Archimedes` result bears on the problem of circle quadrature in the light of another theorem he proved: that the area of a circle equals the area of ... Two triangles are said to be congruent if one can be exactly superimposed on the other by a rigid motion, and the congruence theorems specify the ... ...

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(interplay loops) Because the triangle is one of the simplest shapes that uses as few lines as possible, interplay loops that are designed around 3 options are ideal for balance and simplicity. This is why many games use a triangle for their interplay loops. This is also why many games use multiple triangles to add additional int...

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(Pocket games) The triangular device used to place the balls in position for the start of most games.

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(tri´ang-gәl) a three-cornered object, figure, or area, such as a delineated area on the surface of the body; called also trigone.

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*n]* - a three-sided polygon 2. [n] - any of various triangular drafting instruments used to draw straight lines at specified angles 3. [n] - a percussion instrument consisting of a metal bar bent in the shape of an open triangle

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• (n.) A draughtsman`s square in the form of a right-angled triangle. • (n.) A small constellation situated between Aries and Andromeda. • (n.) An instrument of percussion, usually made of a rod of steel, bent into the form of a triangle, open at one angle, and sounded by being struck with a small metallic rod. • (n.) A kind of ...

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*noun* a percussion instrument consisting of a metal bar bent in the shape of an open triangle

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*(geometry)* In geometry, a three-sided plane figure, the sum of whose interior angles is 180°. Triangles can be classified by the relative lengths of their sides. A scalene triangle has three sides of unequal length. An isosce...

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*[Buffy the Vampire Slayer]* `Triangle` is the eleventh episode of season 5 of the television show Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Giles visits England, leaving Anya in charge of the Magic Box. Willow accidentally unleashes a troll, who used to be Anya`s boyfriend. Eventually, Anya and Willow manage to send him to the land of trolls, not before he ...

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*[chart pattern]* Triangles are commonly found in the price charts of financially traded assets (stocks, bonds, futures, etc.). The pattern derives its name from the fact that it is characterized by a contraction in price range and converging trendlines, thus giving it a triangular shape. Triangle Patterns can be broken down into three catego...

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*[Japanese pop group]* ==Members== ==Discography== ===Singles=== ===Albums=== ...

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1. <geometry> A figure bounded by three lines, and containing three angles. ... A triangle is either plane, spherical, or curvilinear, according as its sides are straight lines, or arcs of great circles of a sphere, or any curved lines whatever. A plane triangle is designated as scalene, isosceles, or equilateral, according as it has no two s...

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A choke performed by a competitor wrapping his legs around the opponent’s head and one of his arms, bending one knee over the other ankle/shin. Named for the shape of the space between the legs, this choke can be executed from the guard or from the mount.

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A form of submission in which the attacker performs a vascular choke using their legs.

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A frame of lashed-together spontoons on which a flogging was carried out.

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A polygon with three sides

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A three-sided polygon. The sum of the interior angles of a triangle is always 180°, unless the triangle is drawn in a non-Euclidean geometry (see below). Triangles can be classified either by their angles, as acute, obtuse, or right; or by their sides, as scalene (all different), isosceles (two the ...

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A triangular region near the base of the dragonfly wing, often divided into smaller cells.

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A triangular region near the base of the dragonfly wing, often divided into smaller cells.

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In geometry, a triangle is any figure formed by three intersecting lines. When the lines are straight the triangle is a plane triangle. In spherical triangles, the sides are arcs of great circles of a sphere. Triangles are called equilateral, isoceles and scalene, according as all three sides are equal, two sides are equal, or all sides are unequal...

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percussion instrument consisting of a steel rod bent into a triangle with one corner left open. It is suspended by a gut or nylon loop and struck ...

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