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tri·pod

(trī'pod),
1. Three-legged.
2. A stand having three legs or supports.
[G. tripous, fr. tri- + pous, foot]

tripod

[trī′pod]
Etymology: Gk, treis, three, pous, foot
any object with three legs or three feet.

tri·pod

(trī'pod)
1. Three-legged.
2. A stand having three legs or supports.
[G. tripous, fr. tri- + pous, foot]

tripod

(trī′pŏd) [Gr. treis, three, + pous, foot]
A stand having three supports, usually legs.
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Since Miller's launch 60 years prior, the company has delivered more than 100,000 tripods and fluid heads, acquired several patents and won numerous awards for its exceptional quality and design," says Mike Lippmann, European manager, Miller Fluid Heads (Europe) Ltd.
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Incorporating anodized aluminium and stainless steel hardware into a highly adjustable and versatile tripod design, the unit is suitable for military and heavy duty applications where high value equipment is exposed to demanding operating conditions.
The main benefits of the Bionic Tripod include: flexibility, low weight to weight ratio of the transmitted, energy-efficient, controllable structure, dynamic dimensional movement, large range of operations.
Generally speaking, I like telescoping-leg tripod designs instead of folding-leg designs.
I got my tripod away but three of our group didn't and left them on the ice.
The combination of black cotton shade with an oiled wooden tripod base makes this a quality lamp at an unbelievable price.
The steps attached to the legs of the tripod would allow me to stand easily and draw my bow.