Meaning of triangulate

tri•an•gu•late

Pronunciation: (adj.trī-ang'gyu-lit, -lāt"v.trī-ang'gyu-lāt"), [key]
— adj., v., -lat•ed, -lat•ing.
—adj.
  1. composed of or marked with triangles.
—v.t.
  1. to make triangular.
  2. to divide into triangles.
  3. to survey (an area) by triangulation.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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