vertical angle


noun Geometry.

one of two opposite and equal angles formed by the intersection of two lines.

Nearby words

  1. vertebrocostal trigone,
  2. vertebrosternal,
  3. vertex,
  4. vertex presentation,
  5. vertical,
  6. vertical angles,
  7. vertical banded gastroplasty,
  8. vertical circle,
  9. vertical combination,
  10. vertical divestiture

Origin of vertical angle

First recorded in 1565–75

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