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Definitions of ANGLE
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- 1913 - Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
- 1898 - Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today.
- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
- 1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
- 1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
- 1790 - A Complete Dictionary of the English Language
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n. [Latin] The point where two lines meet or intersect ; a corner the difference of direction of two lines in the same plane that meet, or that would meet, if sufficiently extended ; or the difference of direction of two planes intersecting, or tending to intersect each other; â€”fishing tackle ; a line, hook, and bait, with or without a rod. Angle of incidence, the angle which a ray of light makes with a line drawn perpendicular to the point on which it falls. â€” Angle of refraction, the angle which a ray of light makes with a line drawn perpendicular to the refracting medium on which it falls. A right angle, one formed by a right line falling on another perpendicularly, or an angle of 90Â°, making the quarter of a circle.â€”An obtuse angle, one more than 90Â°.â€”An acute angle, one less than 90Â°.â€”A rectilineal angle, one formed by two right lines.â€”A curvilinear angle, one formed by two curved lines.â€”A mixed angle, one formed by a right line with a curved line.â€” Adjacent angles, such as have one leg common to both angles.â€”External angles, angles of any right-lined figure without it, when the sides are produced.â€”Internal angles, those which are within any right-lined figure.â€”-Oblique angles, angles that are either acute or obtuse.â€”A solid angle, the angle produced by the meeting of three or more plans angles at one point.â€”A spherical angle, one made by the meeting of two arcs of great circles, which mutually out one another on the surface of the globe or sphere. â€” visual angle the angle formed by two rays of light, or two straight lines drawn from the extreme points of an. object to the centre of the eye.
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