central angle
noun Date: 1904 an angle formed by two radii of a circle

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  • central angle — noun : an angle formed by two radii of a circle * * * Geom. an angle formed at the center of a circle by two radii. [1900 05] * * * central angle noun (mathematics) An angle bounded by two radii of a circle • • • Main Entry: ↑centre …   Useful english dictionary

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  • central angle — Geom. an angle formed at the center of a circle by two radii. [1900 05] * * * …   Universalium

  • central angle — noun An angle positioned with its vertex at the center of a circle …   Wiktionary

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  • central — central, ale, aux [ sɑ̃tral, o ] adj. et n. • 1377; lat. centralis, de centrum I ♦ Adj. 1 ♦ Qui est au centre, qui a rapport au centre. Point central, partie centrale. L Europe, l Asie centrale. Quartier central d une ville. Nef, porte centrale.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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