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- n. The state or quality of having the shape of a triangle.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The quality or state of being triangular.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state or condition of being triangular; triangular form.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the property of being shaped like a triangle
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It is found that in addition to suitable elongation, large triangularity has advantage for arriving at high beta value and obtaining high fusion power output
There are some clear cases: fragility, solubility, irrascibility are dispositions, while massiveness and triangularity seem to be non-dispositional, or categorical.
Take an allegedly paradigmatic non-dispositional property: triangularity.
Obviously, what is wanted is a description according to which the brownness “goes with” the squareness, and the greenness “goes with” the triangularity.
Far out on the water a shape could be seen, a hint of triangularity speaking of Foam Dancer's lateen sail.
To explain the inheritance of evil, if not its cosmic importance, Augustine devised the theory that all mankind was included in Adam as particulars are included in a universal, even as triangles — equilateral, scalene, and isosceles — are in - cluded in the concept of triangularity.
He saw the gap opening and widening between her central upper incisors, and the way her hair knotted and plaited itself into medusas, and the strange triangularity of her profile, which sloped outwards from her hairline to the tip of her nose, swung about and headed in an unbroken line inwards to her neck.
On this last, however, it may be remarked that triangularity and quadrangularity are not in themselves qualities, but there is quality when a thing is triangular by having been brought to that shape; the quality is not the triangularity but the patterning to it.
But triangularity is a quality of that in which it is present; it is however no longer triangularity as such, but the triangularity present in that definite object and modified in proportion to its success in shaping that object.
We note the shape which approximates to triangularity, and we note that in color it is said to have been golden yellow.
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