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trilinear

[trahy-lin-ee-er]
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adjective
  1. of, relating to, or bounded by three lines.
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Origin of trilinear

First recorded in 1705–15; tri- + linear
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Historical Examples

  • We call (α, β, γ) trilinear coordinates, and an equation in them the trilinear equation of the locus represented.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 6

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British Dictionary definitions for trilinear

trilinear

adjective
  1. consisting of, bounded by, or relating to three lines
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