adjacent angles


plural noun Geometry.

two angles having the same vertex and having a common side between them.

Nearby words

  1. adj.,
  2. adj.a.,
  3. adjacency,
  4. adjacent,
  5. adjacent angle,
  6. adjectival,
  7. adjective,
  8. adjective clause,
  9. adjective phrase,
  10. adjective pronoun

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British Dictionary definitions for adjacent angle

adjacent angles

pl n

two angles that have the same vertex and a side in common
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Science definitions for adjacent angle

adjacent angle

[ ə-jāsənt ]

Either of two angles having a common side and a common vertex.
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