Angulous
Angulous An"gu*lous, a. [L. angulosus: cf. F. anguleux.] Angular; having corners; hooked. [R.] [1913 Webster]

Held together by hooks and angulous involutions. --Glanvill. [1913 Webster]


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  • angulous — angulosity /ang gyeuh los i tee/, n. /ang gyeuh leuhs/, adj. angular. Also, angulose /ang gyeuh lohs /. [1650 60; < L angulosus. See ANGLE1, OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • angulous — an·gu·lous …   English syllables

  • angulous — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Angulose — An gu*lose , a. Angulous. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Angulosity — An gu*los i*ty, n. A state of being angulous or angular. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Biangulous — Bi*an gu*lous,a. [Pref. bi + angulous.] Biangular. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Exangulous — Ex*an gu*lous, a. [Pref ex + angulous.] Having no corners; without angles. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • angular — angularly, adv. angularness, n. /ang gyeuh leuhr/, adj. 1. having an angle or angles. 2. consisting of, situated at, or forming an angle. 3. of, pertaining to, or measured by an angle. 4. Physics. pertaining to quantities related to a revolving… …   Universalium

  • angular — (adj.) 1590s, from L. angularis having corners or angles, from angulus (see ANGLE (Cf. angle) (n.)). Earlier in an astrological sense, occupying a cardinal point of the zodiac (late 14c.). Angulous having many corners is from mid 15c …   Etymology dictionary

  • -ulous — suffix forming adjectives (fabulous; populous). Etymology: L ulosus, ulus * * * yələs adjective suffix Etymology: Latin ulus, diminutive suffix : being slightly or minutely hirsutulous …   Useful english dictionary

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