angular length

angular length

[′aŋ·gyə·lər ′leŋkth]
(mechanics)
A length expressed in the unit of the length per radian or degree of a specified wave.
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In the telescope, Venus's angular length grows from 24" to 36" in April while its phase slims to one-third illuminated.
Trait number Trait name Region 1 Coronoid height M, Cr 2 Superior condylar length M, Cn 3 Condylar width M, Cn 4 Inferior condylar length M, Cn 5 Condylar base length M, Cn, Ms 6 Posterior angular height M, Ag 7 Posterior angular length M, Ag 8 Anterior angular length M, Ag 9 Superior angular length M, Ag, Ms 10 Posterior corpus height A, In, M, Ms 11 Coronoid base length M, Cr, Ms 12 Posterior-inferior basal length A, In 13 Anterior-inferior basal length A, In 14 Inferior incisor alveolus length A, In 15 Incisor alveolus width A, In 16 Superior incisor alveolus length A, In 17 Anterior corpus height A, In 18 Molar alveolus height A, Mo 19 Superior molar alveolus length A, Mo 20 Inferior molar alveolus length A, Mo 21 Superior coronoid length M, Cn
QTMAN17-2 affects inferior mandibular lengths with a positive additive value for [TABULAR DATA FOR TABLE 2 OMITTED] anterior angular length (8) and negative values for posterior angular length (7) and anterior inferior basal length (13).