Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A constellation in the northern sky near Aries and Andromeda.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An ancient northern constellation in the form of the letter delta (δ). It has one star of the third magnitude.

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  • proper noun astronomy An autumn constellation of the northern sky whose brightest three stars form a small triangle. The constellation lies near Perseus, between Aries and Andromeda.
  • proper noun astronomy The Triangulum Galaxy, a relatively nearby spiral galaxy to the Milky Way; M33.

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  • noun a small northern constellation near Perseus between Andromeda and Aries

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Latin triangulum, triangle; see triangle.]

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From Latin triangulum, a "triangle"

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