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## Definition of the adjective acute-angled

What does acute-angled mean as an attribute of a noun?

**adjective**

- [
*geometry*] Of a triangle, having three acute angles.- coordinate terms: obtuse, obtuse-angled
- synonym: acute

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### A Treatise on Practical Mensuration, ... containing the most approved Methods of drawing Geometrical Figures; Mensuration; ... Land-Surveying; ... and a Dictionary of the Terms used in Architecture (1816)

by Anthony NESBIT

Triangles are also right-angled, **acute-angled**, and obtuse-angled. 22. A right-
angled triangle has one right angle, the side opposite to which is called the
hypothenuse, the other two being termed legs, or one the perpendicular, and the
other ...

### Rudimentary Dictionary of Terms Used in Architecture Civil, Architecture Naval ... (1860)

**Acute-angled** cone, that in which the opposite sides make an acute at the vertex,
or whose axis, in a right cone, makes less than half a right angle with the side.
**Acute-angled** section of a cone, an ellipsis made by a plane cutting both sides of
...

### Rudimentary Dictionary of Terms Used in Architecture, Civil, Architecture, Naval, Building and Construction, Early and Ecclesiastical Art, Engineering, Civil, Engineering, Mechanical, Fine Art, Mining, Surveying, Etc (1850)

To which are Added Explanatory Observations on Numerous Subjects Connected with Practical Art and Science by John Weale

Roman measure of length, equal to 120 Roman feet Acute angle, in geometry,
less than a right angle, and measured by less than 90°, or a quadrant of **a circle
Acute-angled** cone, that in which the opposite sides make an acute at the vertex,
...

### A Dictionary of Terms Used in Architecture, Building, Engineering, Mining, Metallurgy, Archaeology, the Fine Arts, Etc (1868)

With Explanatory Observations on Various Subjects Connected with Applied Science and Art by John Weale

**Acute-angled** section of a cone, an ellipsis made by a plane cutting both sides of
**an acute-angled** cone. **Acute-angled** triangle, that in which the three angles are
all acute. Adam (Wm.), an architect of Scotland, died about 1760, designed and ...

### Encyclopaedia Britannica; Or A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature (1823)

**Acute-angled** Triangle, is a triangle whose three angles are all acute. Acute-
angled Cone, is, according to the ancients, a right cone, whose axis makes an
acute angle with its side. Acute, in Music, is applied to a sound or tone that is
sharp or ...

### ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA; Or, A DICTIONARY of Arts and Sciences, Compiled Upon a New Plan. In Wich the Different Science and Arts are Digested Into Distinct Treatises Or Systems; and The Various Technical Terms, ... are Explained as They Occur in the Order of the Alphabet. Illustrated with One Hundred and Sixty Copperplates, by a Society of Gentlemen in Scotland. IN THREE VOLUMES. Edinburgh: Printed for A. Bell and C. Macfarquhar; and Fold by Colin Macfarquhar, at this Printing-office, Nicolson Street. M.D.CC.LXXI. (1771)

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Lastly, a triangle having all its angles acute, is called **an acute-angled** ori
argle, as C, fig. 30. 48. In all right-argit d triangles, the sides comprehending the
right angle are called the legs, and the side opposite to the right angle is called
the ...

### The popular encyclopedia; or, 'Conversations Lexicon': [ed. by A. Whitelaw from the Encyclopedia Americana]. (1846)

by Alexander Whitelaw

**An acute-angled** triangle, fig. 13, has all its three angles acute.

### The Complete Dictionary of Arts and Sciences (1766)

by Temple H. Croker

**AcuTE-ANGLED** Triangle, is a triangle whose three angles are all acute. AcUTE-
ANGLED Cone is, according to the ancients, : cone, whose axis makes an acute
angle with its ide. **AcuTE-ANGLED** Seéficn of a Cone, among the ancients, ...

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