# hypotenuse

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## hypotenuse

the side in a right-angled triangle that is opposite the right angle

## hypotenuse

[hī′pät·ən‚üs] (mathematics)

On a right triangle, the side opposite the right angle.

## hypotenuse

(mathematics)The side of a right-angled triangle opposite the
right angle.

## hypotenuse

In a right triangle, the side opposite the right angle. See sine.Want to thank TFD for its existence? Tell a friend about us, add a link to this page, or visit the webmaster's page for free fun content.

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