trigon

Primary Meanings of trigon

1.
n
a triangular lyre of ancient Greece and Rome
2.
n
(astrology) one of four groups of the zodiac where each group consists of three signs separated from each other by 120 degrees
Full Definitions of trigon
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n a triangular lyre of ancient Greece and Rome

Type of:
lyre
a harp used by ancient Greeks for accompaniment

n a three-sided polygon

Synonyms:
triangle, trilateral
Types:
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acute triangle, acute-angled triangle
a triangle whose interior angles are all acute
equiangular triangle, equilateral triangle
a three-sided regular polygon
isosceles triangle
a triangle with two equal sides
oblique triangle
a triangle that contains no right angle
obtuse triangle, obtuse-angled triangle
a triangle that contains an obtuse interior angle
right triangle, right-angled triangle
a triangle with one right angle
scalene triangle
a triangle with no two sides of equal length
cuneus, wedge, wedge shape
any shape that is triangular in cross section
delta
an object shaped like an equilateral triangle
Type of:
polygon, polygonal shape
a closed plane figure bounded by straight sides
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n (astrology) one of four groups of the zodiac where each group consists of three signs separated from each other by 120 degrees

Synonyms:
triplicity
Type of:
triad, trio, triple, triplet
a set of three similar things considered as a unit

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