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reentering angle

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noun Geometry.
an interior angle of a polygon that is greater than 180°.
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Also called reentrant angle.

Origin of reentering angle

First recorded in 1690–1700
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re-entering angle

noun
an interior angle of a polygon that is greater than 180°Also called: re-entrant angle
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