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Originally appearing in Volume V27, Page 298 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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TRIVET, a small metal tripod for holding cooking vessels near a fire. The word is also applied to a round, square or oval openwork plate, usually of steel or brass, fixed to the bars of a grate by a socket for keeping hot plates, dishes, or food.
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TRIVIUM (Lat. for cross-road, i.e. where three road...

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