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variant of recti- before a vowel: rectangle.
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Question 1 of 7
Which sentence is correct?
Other definitions for rect- (2 of 3)
(in prescriptions) rectified.
Origin of rect.1
From the Latin word rēctificātus
Other definitions for rect- (3 of 3)
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How to use rect- in a sentence
In this book they will find a helping hand which gives the "c'rect" card to play.
Scuto mobili, cum adductoris musculi crist acut, rect, mediali; scuto immobili non majore quam immobile tergum.A Monograph on the Sub-class Cirripedia (Volume 2 of 2)|Charles Darwin
I say, air yer right k'rect that the flyin' mail comes through these yere parts?'Tramping with Tramps|Josiah Flynt
Any rect in M which intersects all these levels in its set of puncts, thereby receives for its puncts an order of position on it.
But the actual rect ρ which is a locus of event-particles is never traversed by the being.
British Dictionary definitions for rect-
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