biting angle

biting angle

[′bīd·iŋ ‚aŋ·gəl]
(ordnance)
Smallest angle of impact at which a projectile will penetrate or pierce armor.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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In addition, they also found that different tooth shapes behaved differently if the biting angles were changed.