an interior angle of a polygon that is greater than 180°.
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- reentering polygon,
- reentry vehicle,
Origin of reentering angle
First recorded in 1690–1700
Also called reentrant angle.
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an interior angle of a polygon that is greater than 180°Also called: re-entrant angle
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