angularity


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angularity

[′aŋ·gyə′lar·əd·ē]
(science and technology)
The sharpness of corners and edges.
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features Sloping surfaces at different Linearaccuracy, relative angles position, angularity Completely enclosed features Capability to build this type of such as spherical or cubic features voids Circular holes Cylindricity, roundness, repeatability, symmetry, coaxiality Hollowparts: cylinders, Straightness, ability to build thin squares walls, concentricity Cones Sloping profile Mechanical features: Capability to build this type of chamfer, blending or fillet features
Isolation of the effect of angularity can be achieved by considering the critical particle size for each geometry.
Dressed in stylized tennis clothes of the time, occasionally armed with tennis rackets, the three dancers paired up in each possible combination while moving with angularity, fragmented gestures, and stillness.
The architect had taken full advantage of that view, angling the house so it faced the two mountains head-on, which created a series of triangular landscaping spaces whose angularity made the house look even more modern.
I've been itching to see the Superpave performance tester that measures the dynamic modulus of an asphalt mix, and the aggregate video imaging system (AIMS) that determines fine and coarse aggregate shape, texture and angularity.
The Philharmonic, under Esa-Pekka Salonen, went its own way, paying full homage to the work's modernity through clean angularity.
The facial angularity of Derryberry's Demeter allows her to appear as both male and female; her countenance crosses racial lines as well.
The first, Three Nomadic Structures, was organised by historian Robert Rubin and architect Evan Douglis who mounted the objects on moulded plastic sections, slotted together to form a rippling blue wave in the satellite gallery of the Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art Set off by Lucien Herve's vintage photos of Prouve's building, the dynamic base complemented the spare angularity of architectural fragments and furniture taken from a school, the Tropical House, and the Aluminum Centenary Pavilion.
Its thickness varies accordingly to topography and it reduces from Alto Los Godos hill towards the NE and from El Mirador and Alto Los Volcanes hills towards the SW; lithic content, sizes and angularity decrease in the same directions.
While some of the fences look stern, their box-like angularity is misleading, their bark seemingly rather worse than their bite.
The striking Angularity Mirror by the Lam Lee Group features a series of angled mirrored boxes set on a black lacquered frame.