Birectangular
Birectangular Bi`rec*tan"gu*lar, a. [Pref. bi- + rectangular.] Containing or having two right angles; as, a birectangular spherical triangle. [1913 Webster]

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  • birectangular — adjective Containing two right angles. Unlike a normal triangle, a spherical triangle can be birectangular because the sum of its angles is greater than 180 degrees …   Wiktionary

  • birectangular — (ˈ)bī+ adjective Etymology: bi (I) + rectangular : having two right angles a birectangular spherical triangle * * * /buy rek tang gyeuh leuhr/, adj. Geom. having two right angles. [BI 1 + RECTANGULAR] …   Useful english dictionary

  • birectangular — /buy rek tang gyeuh leuhr/, adj. Geom. having two right angles. [BI 1 + RECTANGULAR] * * * …   Universalium

  • birectangular — bi·rectangular …   English syllables

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