Obtuse-angle



noun
1.
an angle greater than 90° but less than 180°.
obtuse angle
(ŏb-ts’)
An angle whose measure is between 90° and 180°. Compare acute angle.

An angle that measures more than 90 degrees but less than 180 degrees. (Compare acute angle and right angle.)

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Obtuse-bisectrix

    noun, Crystallography. 1. See under (def 1). [bahy-sek-triks] /baɪˈsɛk trɪks/ noun, plural bisectrices [bahy-sek-trahy-seez] /ˌbaɪ sɛkˈtraɪ siz/ (Show IPA) 1. Crystallography. an imaginary line either the acute angle (acute bisectrix) or the obtuse angle (obtuse bisectrix) of the optic axes of a biaxial crystal. 2. Geometry. a bisector. /baɪˈsɛktrɪks/ noun (pl) bisectrices (baɪˈsɛktrɪˌsiːz) 1. another […]

  • Obtusely

    [uh b-toos, -tyoos] /əbˈtus, -ˈtyus/ adjective 1. not quick or alert in perception, feeling, or intellect; not sensitive or observant; dull. 2. not sharp, acute, or pointed; blunt in form. 3. (of a leaf, petal, etc.) rounded at the extremity. 4. indistinctly felt or perceived, as pain or sound. /əbˈtjuːs/ adjective 1. mentally slow or […]



  • Obtuseness

    [uh b-toos, -tyoos] /əbˈtus, -ˈtyus/ adjective 1. not quick or alert in perception, feeling, or intellect; not sensitive or observant; dull. 2. not sharp, acute, or pointed; blunt in form. 3. (of a leaf, petal, etc.) rounded at the extremity. 4. indistinctly felt or perceived, as pain or sound. /əbˈtjuːs/ adjective 1. mentally slow or […]

  • Obtuse-triangle

    noun, Geometry. 1. a triangle with one obtuse angle.



Disclaimer: Obtuse-angle definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.