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.
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).