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Old 04-28-2013, 11:48 PM
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Originally Posted by Tonberry View Post
There actually is a wiki entry for trinomial, which is the only thing I googled. Well, I googled "trinome translation" and found "trinomial". Then I googled "trinomial" to make sure it was the right word, since translations can suck without context, and it had a Wiki page, although it was only for the mathematical term.

It would probably still be a bad word to use for a triad, though. Just not plain wrong like the one we've been discussing so far.

"Trinomial" is a type of algebraic equation. I found that too when i was looking because google was filling it in for me, but i already knew what it means. It is not a good term for a polyfidelitous triad. It has a specific widespread use already and there is no excuse to fuck with that, IMU.
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