oblique angle


noun

an angle that is not a right angle; an acute or obtuse angle.

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Origin of oblique angle

First recorded in 1685–95

OTHER WORDS FROM oblique angle

o·blique-an·gled, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for oblique angle

oblique angle

noun

an angle that is not a right angle or any multiple of a right angle
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