oblique angle

noun
|Updated on: 2 Jul 2018

Definition of oblique angle

: an acute or obtuse angle

Examples of oblique angle in a Sentence

  1. The dancer held his leg at an oblique angle to his body.

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OBLIQUE ANGLE Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of oblique angle for English Language Learners

  • mathematics : an angle that is not 90 degrees : an acute or obtuse angle


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