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  • 181 oblique circular cone — Geom. a cone whose surface is generated by lines joining a fixed point to the points of a circle, the fixed point lying on a line that is not perpendicular to the circle at its center. Cf. right circular cone. [‡1950 55] * * * …

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  • 182 oblique circular cylinder — Geom. a cylinder generated by the revolution of a parallelogram other than a rectangle about one of its sides. Cf. right circular cylinder. * * * …

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  • 183 oblique coordinates — Math. a coordinate system in which the axes do not meet at right angles. * * * …

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  • 184 oblique motion — Music. the relative motion of two melodic parts in which one remains in place or moves relatively little while the other moves more actively. [1805 15] * * * …

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  • 185 oblique sailing — the navigation of a vessel on a point of the compass other than one of the cardinal points. [1700 10] * * * …

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  • 186 oblique section — a representation of an object as it would appear if cut by a plane that is other than parallel or perpendicular to its longest axis. * * * …

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  • 187 oblique triangle — any triangle that does not have a right angle (contrasted with right triangle). * * * …

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  • 188 oblique rhyme — noun half rhyme …

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  • 189 oblique speech — noun speech which is quoted indirectly, or in a different person from that employed by the original speaker …

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  • 190 oblique step — noun a step in marching, by which a soldier, while advancing, gradually takes ground to the right or left at an angle of about 25 degrees …

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  • 191 oblique bridge — noun a skew bridge …

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  • 192 oblique case — noun Any noun case except the nominative case or the vocative case, where the noun is the object of a verb or the object of a preposition. The term is commonly used in Hindi grammar …

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  • 193 oblique-swimming triplefin — noun A blenny fish, scientific name Obliquichthys maryannae …

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  • 194 oblique plane — noun A plane which declines from the zenith, or inclines toward the horizon …

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  • 195 oblique arch — noun An arch whose span is not at right angles to the face …

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  • 196 oblique motion — noun a kind of motion or progression in which one part ascends or descends, while the other prolongs or repeats the same tone, as in the accompanying example …

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  • 197 oblique flank — noun that part of the curtain whence the fire of the opposite bastion may be discovered …

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  • 198 oblique fire — noun fire the direction of which is not perpendicular to the line fired at …

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  • 199 Oblique light — Косое освещение …

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  • 200 Oblique type — Наклонный шрифт …

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