Tripod

Definition of Tripod

Tri´pod
n.1.Any utensil or vessel, as a stool, table, altar, caldron, etc., supported on three feet.
2.A three-legged frame or stand, usually jointed at top, for supporting a theodolite, compass, telescope, camera, or other instrument.
Tripod of life
(Physiol.) the three organs, the heart, lungs, and brain; - so called because their united action is necessary to the maintenance of life.

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camera tripod, easel, leg, rack, stand
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