Trivium meaning

trĭvē-əm
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The lower division of the seven liberal arts in medieval schools, consisting of grammar, logic, and rhetoric.
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In the Middle Ages, the lower division of the seven liberal arts, consisting of grammar, logic, and rhetoric.
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(in medieval universities) The lower division of the liberal arts; grammar, logic and rhetoric.
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(zoology) The three anterior ambulacra of echinoderms, collectively.
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Origin of trivium

  • Medieval Latin from Latin crossroads tri- tri- via road wegh- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin

    From Wiktionary