corresponding angles

plural noun

Definition of corresponding angles

: any pair of angles each of which is on the same side of one of two lines cut by a transversal and on the same side of the transversal

First Known Use of corresponding angles

1784, in the meaning defined above

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“Corresponding angles.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/corresponding%20angles. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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