an angular part, position, or formation.
the exact measurement of angles.
Also called comma position. Skiing. a position for traversing a slope in which the skis are edged into the hill by bending the knees toward the hill and leaning the upper body away from the hill, with all weight on the downhill ski.
It was necessary, in the case of Mount Rainier, to resort to long-distance methods of angulation.
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an angular formation
the precise measurement of angles
angulation an·gu·la·tion (āng’gyə-lā’shən)
The formation of an abnormal angle or bend in an organ.
an’gu·late’ (-lāt’) v.
angulus angulus an·gu·lus (āng’gyə-ləs) n. pl. an·gu·li (-lī’) An angle or a corner. Historical Examples angulus isosceles, or angulus quicrurus, is a triangle having equall shankes unto another. The Way To Geometry Peter Ramus Literally that; for the receding Porch is a deep ‘angulus,’ and its mid-pillar is the ‘Head of the Corner.’ Our Fathers […]
Formerly Forfar. a historic county in E Scotland. . a male given name. Contemporary Examples Two and a Half Men may be doomed, but its half-man, Angus Jones, has found his savior. Is Christopher Hudson Behind Angus Jones’s ‘Two and a Half Men’ Attack? Lizzie Crocker November 27, 2012 Dill, however, found her party lining […]
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the god of love and beauty, the patron deity of young men and women. Historical Examples When Angus Og had said these words he ceased, and for a time there was silence in the little cave. The Crock of Gold James Stephens And he struck off her head and brought it back with him to […]