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 for Trigon
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Trigon \Tri"gon\, n. [L. trigonum, Gr. ?; ? (see Tri-) + ? a
     corner, angle: cf. F. trigone.]
     [1913 Webster]
     1. A figure having three angles; a triangle.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. (Astrol.)
        (a) A division consisting of three signs.
        (b) Trine, an aspect of two planets distant 120 degrees
            from each other. --Hutton.
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     3. (Gr. & Rom. Antiq.)
        (a) A kind of triangular lyre or harp.
        (b) A kind of game at ball played by three persons
            standing at the angular points of a triangle.
            [1913 Webster]
  
     4. (Zool.) The cutting region of the crown of an upper molar,
        usually the anterior part. That of a lower molar is the

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  trigon
      n 1: a three-sided polygon [syn: triangle, trigon,
           trilateral]
      2: (astrology) one of four groups of the zodiac where each group
         consists of three signs separated from each other by 120
         degrees [syn: triplicity, trigon]
      3: a triangular lyre of ancient Greece and Rome

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