Trivial

Definition of Trivial

Triv´i`al
a.1.Found anywhere; common.
2.Ordinary; commonplace; trifling; vulgar.
As a scholar, meantime, he was trivial, and incapable of labor.
- De Quincey.
3.Of little worth or importance; inconsiderable; trifling; petty; paltry; as, a trivial subject or affair.
The trivial round, the common task.
- Keble.
4.Of or pertaining to the trivium.
Trivial name
(Nat. Hist.) the specific name.
n.1.One of the three liberal arts forming the trivium.

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