Angle

  • 1 angle — [ ɑ̃gl ] n. m. • XIIe; lat. angulus 1 ♦ Cour. Saillant ou rentrant formé par deux lignes ou deux surfaces qui se coupent. ⇒ arête, coin, encoignure, renfoncement. À l angle de la rue. Former un angle, être en angle. La maison qui fait l angle,… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 Angle — An gle ([a^][ng] g l), n. [F. angle, L. angulus angle, corner; akin to uncus hook, Gr. agky los bent, crooked, angular, a gkos a bend or hollow, AS. angel hook, fish hook, G. angel, and F. anchor.] 1. The inclosed space near the point where two… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Angle D'or — L angle d or En géométrie, l angle d or est créé en divisant la circonférence c d un cercle en 2 sections a et b(<a) de telle manière que : et …

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  • 4 angle — ANGLE. s. m. Inclination de deux lignes qui aboutissent a un mesme point. Angle droit. angle aigu. angle obtus. angle de tant de degrez. cette muraille fait un grand angle. angle saillant. angle rentrant. l angle du centre. l angle de la… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 5 angle — ANGLE. s. m. Ouverture de deux lignes qui se rencontrent. Angle droit. Angle aigu. Angle obtus. Angle de quarante cinq degrés. Angle de cent degrés. Angle saillant. Angle rentrant. Une figure à plusieurs angles. [b]f♛/b] On dit aussi, Les angles… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • 6 angle — m. angle. Angle maigre : angle aigu. Géom. > Angle agut, obtùs, drech : angle aigu, obtus, droit. voir motut …

    Diccionari Personau e Evolutiu

  • 7 angle — angle1 [aŋ′gəl] n. [ME & OFr < L angulus, a corner, angle < Gr ankylos, bent, crooked: see ANKLE] 1. a) the shape made by two straight lines meeting at a common point, the vertex, or by two planes meeting along an edge: see DIHEDRAL,… …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Angle — An gle, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Angled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Angling}.] 1. To fish with an angle (fishhook), or with hook and line. [1913 Webster] 2. To use some bait or artifice; to intrigue; to scheme; as, to angle for praise. [1913 Webster] The… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 Angle — ist der Name folgender Personen: Edward H. Angle (1855–1930), US amerikanischer Orthodontist Kurt Angle (* 1968), US amerikanischer Wrestler Sharron Angle (* 1949), US amerikanische Politikerin Diese Seite ist eine …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 10 Angle — member of a Teutonic tribe, Old English, from L. Angli the Angles, lit. people of Angul (O.N. Öngull), a region in what is now Holstein, said to be so called for its hook like shape (see ANGLE (Cf. angle) (n.)). People from the tribe there… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 11 angle — noun. This word had been used since the 1870s in the meaning ‘the aspect from which a matter is considered’ • (The old stagers…the men who knew all the angles, who had great experience Nevil Shute, 1944) often with a defining word: the OED gives… …

    Modern English usage

  • 12 angle — [n1] shape formed by two lines meeting at a point bend, corner, crook, crotch, cusp, decline, divergence, dogleg, edge, elbow, flare, flection, flexure, fork, incline, intersection, knee, nook, notch, obliquity, point, slant, turn, turning, twist …

    New thesaurus

  • 13 angle — Ⅰ. angle [1] ► NOUN 1) the space (usually measured in degrees) between two intersecting lines or surfaces at or close to the point where they meet. 2) a corner, especially an external projection or internal recess. 3) a position from which… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 14 angle — vb *fish angle n 1 *point of view, viewpoint, standpoint, slant Analogous words: attitude, *position, stand 2 aspect, facet, side, *phase Analo …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 15 Angle — ► NOUN ▪ a member of an ancient Germanic people who came to England in the 5th century AD and founded kingdoms in Mercia, Northumbria, and East Anglia. ORIGIN Latin Anglus inhabitant of Angul (in northern Germany); related to ANGLE(Cf. ↑angling)… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 16 Angle — [aŋ′gəl] n. [L Angli < PGmc source of OE Angle, Ængle, the Angles < Angel, Angul, district in Holstein, lit., hook (see ANGLE2): so named from its shape] a member of a Germanic people of the northern lowlands that settled in eastern England …

    English World dictionary

  • 17 Angle — An gle, v. t. To try to gain by some insinuating artifice; to allure. [Obs.] He angled the people s hearts. Sir P. Sidney. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18 Angle — (spr. Angl), 1) Stadt im Bezirk Montmorillon im französischen Departement Vienne; 1700 Ew.; 2) Stadt im Bezirk Sables d Olonne, Departement Vendée; 1100 Ew …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 19 angle — index outlook, phase (aspect), side, slant, standpoint Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 20 Angle —   [dt. »Winkel«, »Blickwinkel«], eine Funktion von DVD Videos (DVD), bei der auf bis zu 9 parallelen Spuren verschiedene Kameraperspektiven aufgezeichnet sind. Der Zuschauer kann nun per Fernbedienung wählen, aus welchem Blickwinkel er die Szene… …

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