Definition of Triangulation. Meaning of Triangulation. Synonyms of Triangulation

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Definition of Triangulation

Triangulation
Triangulation Tri*an`gu*la"tion, n. [Cf. F. triangulation.] (Surv.) The series or network of triangles into which the face of a country, or any portion of it, is divided in a trigonometrical survey; the operation of measuring the elements necessary to determine the triangles into which the country to be surveyed is supposed to be divided, and thus to fix the positions and distances of the several points connected by them.

Meaning of Triangulation from wikipedia

- In trigonometry and geometry, triangulation is the process of determining the location of a point by forming triangles to the point from known points...
- Delaunay triangulation (also known as a Delone triangulation) for a given set P of discrete points in a general position is a triangulation DT(P) such...
- A triangulation station, also known as a trigonometrical point, and sometimes informally as a trig, is a fixed surveying station, used in geodetic surveying...
- In surveying, triangulation is the process of determining the location of a point by measuring only angles to it from known points at either end of a...
- Triangulation is a term most closely ****ociated with the work of Murray Bowen called Family Theory. Bowen theorized that a two-person emotional system...
- Triangulation is a tactic used in chess to put one's opponent in zugzwang (a position when it is a disadvantage to move). Triangulation is also called...
- In com****tional geometry, polygon triangulation is the decomposition of a polygonal area (simple polygon) P into a set of triangles, i.e., finding a...
- In politics, triangulation is a strategy ****ociated with U.S. president Bill Clinton in the 1990s. The politician presents a position as being above or...
- Triangulation is the process of determining the location of a point by forming triangles to it from known points. Triangulation may also refer to: Triangulation...
- In the social sciences, triangulation refers to the application and combination of several research methods in the study of the same phenomenon. By combining...