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Origin of obtuse angle
OTHER WORDS FROM obtuse angleob·tuse-an·gled, ob·tuse-an·gu·lar [uhb-toos-ang-gyuh-ler, -tyoos], /əbˈtusˈæŋ gyə lər, -ˈtyus/, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for obtuse angle
My captain on the boat, Brazakka, he wanted me to do this Hemingway bit, with the white stubble, and he wanted the hero angle.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Another angle Robinov suggests as a possibility for Peter Parker/Spider-Man is a franchise reboot tackling Spidey as… an adult.Exclusive: Sony Hack Reveals Studio's Detailed Plans For Another ‘Spider-Man’ Reboot|William Boot|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Qataris famously play every angle, cutting deals, for instance, with the Israelis as well as the Iranians.
We see the protoplanetary disk around it at an angle, but nearly “face-on.”
Which is lucky: we can see the gaps in the disk more clearly than if the disk were at a steeper angle.
No trail was so obtuse, no thicket so dense that members of that regiment would not track them to their lair.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
In the centre of many of the rooms there played a small fountain; in others there were four, one in each angle.
The rest is done by cutting away two upper and four under-teeth, and substituting false ones at the desired angle.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
For the entire matter then turned over in his mind, so that he saw it from a new angle suddenly.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
He aimed at the yawning hippopotamus and fired, hitting it on the skull, but at such an angle that the ball glanced off.Hunting the Lions|R.M. Ballantyne