angular vein n.
A short vein at the anterior angle of the eye socket, formed by the supraorbital and supratrochlear veins and continuing as the facial vein.
This tubercle is a certain index to the angular vein, which is placed below.
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the time rate of change of angular position of a rotating body, usually expressed in radians per second or radians per minute. Historical Examples The angular velocity of the shaft is proportional to the rate of working. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 9 Various Let α be the angular velocity of rotation, R […]
the quality of being . angularities, sharp corners; outlines: the angularities of the coastline. Historical Examples Nanteuil shrugged her pretty shoulders, which still retained something of the angularity of youth. A Mummer’s Tale Anatole France Abraham Lincoln personified it in all its angularity and simplicity. How to Become Rich William Windsor It may be used […]
of angular form; : angulate stems. Historical Examples angulate: forming an angle; when two margins meet in an angle. Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology John. B. Smith The zoœcia are tubular and have a terminal or subterminal orifice, which is angulate or subangulate as seen from above. Freshwater Sponges, Hydroids & Polyzoa Nelson Annandale […]
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. Historical […]