verb (used with object), tri·an·gu·lat·ed, tri·an·gu·lat·ing.
Origin of triangulate
Examples from the Web for triangulate
“I need [my team] to triangulate as many sources as possible and we then accept the most credible,” Francesco Motta said.ISIS Fighters Are Killing Faster than Statisticians Can Count|Peter Schwartzstein|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“There is no desire to triangulate or distance ourselves from Democrats,” a senior administration official said.
“Obama May Have to Triangulate Like Clinton If His Party Loses U.S. House,” announced a headline last week on Bloomberg.com.
As before of a line was made a lineate: so here in like manner of a triangle is made a triangulate.
For triangles doe compound and make the triangulate, but lines doe not make the lineate.
“You could triangulate at the first place where the bottom can be seen, beyond here,” suggested Genevieve.Out of the Depths|Robert Ames Bennet
But in a Triangulate the matter is to be prooved by demonstration.
Therefore by a triangle there may be inscribed a triangulate of 6.
British Dictionary definitions for triangulate
verb (traɪˈæŋɡjʊˌleɪt) (tr)
- to survey by the method of triangulation
- to calculate trigonometrically