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## rectangle

a parallelogram having four right angles
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## Rectangle

A four-sided parallelogram with four right angles; may be nearly square or stretched out to be nearly a band.

## rectangle

[′rek‚taŋ·gəl]
(mathematics)
A plane quadrilateral having four interior right angles and opposite sides of equal length.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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* Center the stocking rectangle right side up over the placement stitches.
5 Lay both rectangles on top of the square (right sides together), so that the outside edges match up (the two neat edges of the rectangles will overlap in the middle), and pin all the way around.
Problem:That is as simple as it gets when you are choosing a color from inside the rectangle. But what if you want to sample a color outside the rectangle, from a section of the photograph for example?
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The first method that we consider links a rectangle to another with the same area, and to a square of the same area.
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Cut into eight rectangles, approximately 12cm x 7cm.
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(3) Carefully cut out the inside black rectangle from the top hat (leave the narrow, white frame edge).
The most dodgy letter is the v/r glyph; I decided to allow it because it turns out to be a fruitful one for forming invertible word rectangles, as will become apparent from the lists below.

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