noun trig·o·nom·e·ter \ˌtrigəˈnämətə(r)\

Definition of trigonometer



  1. :  one skilled in trigonometry or trigonometric surveying

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Origin and Etymology of trigonometer

probably from (assumed) New Latin trigonometres, from New Latin trigonometria, after such pairs as Latin geometria geometry : geometres geometer

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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