Reentering
Reentering Re*["e]n"ter*ing, n. (Calico Printing.) The process of applying additional colors, by applications of printing blocks, to patterns already partly colored. [1913 Webster]

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  • reentering — rɪː entÉ™(r) v. come in again, go into again …   English contemporary dictionary

  • reentering polygon — noun a polygon with one or more reentrant angles • Syn: ↑reentrant polygon • Hypernyms: ↑concave polygon * * * a polygon having one or more reentering angles. * * * reentering polygon, a polygon having at least one reentering angle …   Useful english dictionary

  • reentering polygon — a polygon having one or more reentering angles. * * * …   Universalium

  • Reentering angle — Reenter Re*[ e]n ter, v. i. To enter anew or again. [1913 Webster] {Re[ e]ntering angle}, an angle of a polygon pointing inward, as a, in the cut. {Re[ e]ntering polygon}, a polygon having one or more re[ e]ntering angles. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Reentering polygon — Reenter Re*[ e]n ter, v. i. To enter anew or again. [1913 Webster] {Re[ e]ntering angle}, an angle of a polygon pointing inward, as a, in the cut. {Re[ e]ntering polygon}, a polygon having one or more re[ e]ntering angles. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • reentering angle — Geom. an interior angle of a polygon that is greater than 180°. Also called reentrant angle. See diag. under salient. [1690 1700] * * * …   Universalium

  • reentering angle — reen′tering an gle n. math. an interior angle of a polygon that is greater than 180°. Also called reen′trant an gle …   From formal English to slang

  • reentering angle — noun an interior angle of a polygon that is greater than 180 degrees • Syn: ↑reentrant angle • Ant: ↑salient angle (for: ↑reentrant angle) • Hypernyms: ↑interior angle, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • reentering order of battle — a formation of attacking or rarely defending forces in lines converging away from the enemy that is feasible only when both flanks are protected against being turned or when they overlap the enemy s lines …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jackson County, Michigan — Seal …   Wikipedia

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