supplementary angle
noun Date: circa 1924 one of two angles or arcs whose sum is 180° — usually used in plural

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • supplementary angle — n. either of two angles that together equal 180° …   English World dictionary

  • supplementary angle — Math. either of two angles that added together produce an angle of 180°. Cf. complementary angle. [1830 40] * * * suppleˌmentary ˈangle 7 [supplementary angle] noun (mathematics) either of two angles which together make 180° …   Useful english dictionary

  • supplementary angle — Math. either of two angles that added together produce an angle of 180°. Cf. complementary angle. [1830 40] * * * …   Universalium

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  • supplementary angle — noun Mathematics either of two angles whose sum is 180° …   English new terms dictionary

  • supplementary angle — /sʌpləˌmɛntri ˈæŋgəl/ (say supluh.mentree angguhl) noun either of two angles whose sum is 180° …   Australian English dictionary

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  • supplementary — adjective Date: 1667 1. added or serving as a supplement ; additional < supplementary reading > 2. being or relating to a supplement or a supplementary angle …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Angle chasing — is a technique to solve or help in solving a kind of geometric problems by studying the angles first. It is often advisable to start geometrical problem solving with angle chasing as it s a simple way to get further information about the… …   Wikipedia

  • Supplementary angles — A pair of angles is supplementary if their measurements add up to 180 degrees. If the two supplementary angles are adjacent (i.e. have a common vertex and share a side, but do not have any interior points in common) their non shared sides form a… …   Wikipedia

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