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solid angle

noun

Definition of SOLID ANGLE

:  the three-dimensional angular spread at the vertex of a cone measured by the area intercepted by the cone on a unit sphere whose center is the vertex of the cone

First Known Use of SOLID ANGLE

circa 1704

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