obtuse triangle


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obtuse triangle

[äb′tüs ′trī‚aŋ·gəl]
(mathematics)
A triangle having one obtuse angle.
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Similarly, prompt students to find isosceles obtuse triangles with the shorter side of length 1, 2, 3, and 4 units.