oblique angle

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oblique angle

an angle that is not a right angle or any multiple of a right angle
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oblique angle

[ə′blēk ′aŋ·gəl]
(mathematics)
An angle that is neither a right angle nor a multiple of a right angle.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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