plural noun Geometry.
two angles having the same vertex and having a common side between them.
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Words nearby adjacent angles
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British Dictionary definitions for adjacent angle
two angles that have the same vertex and a side in common
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Scientific definitions for adjacent angle
[ ə-jā′sənt ]
Either of two angles having a common side and a common vertex.
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