**Exterior angle** — Exterior Ex*te ri*or, a. [L. exterior, compar. of exter or exterus on the outside, outward, foreign, strange, a compar. fr. ex: cf. F. ext[ e]rieur. See {Ex }, and cf. {Extreme}, {Interior}.] 1. External; outward; pertaining to that which is… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

**exterior angle** — n. 1. any of the four angles formed on the outside of two straight lines when crossed by a transversal: see ALTERNATE ANGLES 2. an angle formed by any side of a polygon and the extension of the adjacent side … English World dictionary

**exterior angle** — noun the supplement of an interior angle of a polygon • Syn: ↑external angle • Hypernyms: ↑angle • Hyponyms: ↑hip * * * exˈterior angle 7 [exterior angle] … Useful english dictionary

**exterior angle** — išorinis kampas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. exterior angle vok. Außenwinkel, m rus. внешний угол, m pranc. angle extérieur, m … Fizikos terminų žodynas

**exterior angle** — angle with a vertex common to a geometrical shape located outside of it … English contemporary dictionary

**exterior angle** — Geom. 1. an angle formed outside parallel lines by a third line that intersects them. See diag. under interior angle. 2. an angle formed outside a polygon by one side and an extension of an adjacent side; the supplement of an interior angle of… … Universalium

**exterior angle** — exte′rior an′gle n. 1) math. an angle formed outside parallel lines by a third line that intersects them 2) math. an angle formed outside a polygon by one side and an extension of an adjacent side; the supplement of an interior angle of the… … From formal English to slang

**exterior angle** — /əkˌstɪəriə ˈæŋgəl/ (say uhk.stearreeuh angguhl), /ɛk / (say ek ) noun Geometry an outer angle, as an angle formed outside two parallel lines when cut by a third line … Australian English dictionary

**exterior angle** — noun An angle formed between one side of a polygon and an extension of an adjacent side … Wiktionary

**exterior angle** — noun Geometry the angle between a side of a rectilinear figure and an adjacent side extended outward … English new terms dictionary