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adjective an·gu·lar \ˈaŋ-gyə-lər\

Medical Definition of angular

  1. 1a:  having an angle or anglesb:  forming an angle or corner :  sharp-cornered

  2. 2:  measured by an angle <angular distance>

  3. 3:  relating to or having a chemical structure in which a component ring or group is attached at an angle and not in a straight line <an angular methyl group>

  4. 4:  relating to or situated near an anatomical angle <the angular head of the levator labii superioris>; specifically :  relating to or situated near the inner angle of the eye

  5. an·gu·lar·i·ty \ˌaŋ-gyə-ˈlar-ə-tē\play noun, plural an·gu·lar·i·ties
    an·gu·lar·ly adverb





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