HyperDic: trig

English > 2 senses of the word trig:
ADJECTIVEalltrig, clean-cut, trimneat and smart in appearance
NOUNcognitiontrig, trigonometrythe mathematics of triangles and trigonometric functions
trig > pronunciation
Soundstrih'g
Rhymesbig ... zig: 23 rhymes with ihg...
English > trig: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningNeat and smart in appearance.
Example "the trig corporal in his jaunty cap"
Synonymsclean-cut, trim
Broadertidymarked by order and cleanliness in appearance or habits
Spanishaseado, nítido, pulcro
Catalanpolit, pulcre
English > trig: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningThe mathematics of triangles and trigonometric functions.
Synonymtrigonometry
Categorymathematics, math, mathsA science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic / logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
Narrowerspherical trigonometry(mathematics) the trigonometry of spherical triangles
triangulationA trigonometric method of determining the position of a fixed point from the angles to it from two fixed points a known distance apart
Broaderpure mathematicsThe branches of mathematics that study and develop the principles of mathematics for their own sake rather than for their immediate usefulness
Spanishtrigonometría
Catalantrigonometria

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