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Definition of the noun angularity

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noun - plural: angularities

  1. a shape having one or more sharp angles
    • lexical domain: Shapes - nouns denoting two and three dimensional shapes
    • synonym of angularity: angular shape
    • more generic words: form / shape = the spatial arrangement of something as distinct from its substance
    • more specific words:
  2. the property possessed by a shape that has angles

Alternative definition of the noun angularity


  1. [uncountable] The property or characteristic of possessing angles.
  2. [countable] A sharp point or angle.

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Google previewGeological Survey Professional Paper (1953)

Although angularity is a characteristic of rock fragments in the fanglomerate, subrounded and rounded fragments are not uncommon. It is likely that much of the angularity is a result of breakage in transport. This is suggested by the many ...

Google previewFundamentals of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (2012)

by Alex Krulikowski

Angularity is the condition where a surface, axis, or center plane is at the specified angle to a datum plane or datum axis. For a part...

Google previewGeometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (1995)

Applications and Techniques for Use in Design: Manufacturing, and Inspection by James D. Meadows

As mentioned, angularity is the control of a line, surface, axis or centerplane at a specified basic angle from a datum plane, axis or centerplane. It is a control of...

Angularity is an orientation control that is always related to a datum. In FIG. 12-1 ...

Google previewLeading Innovation, Creativity and Enterprise (2016)

by Peter Cook

Angularity is a feature of Scotchlite Series 980 Conspicuity Sheeting. This product is used to outline the shape of tractor trailers for highway safety. The film reflects at angles to almost 90 degrees which means trucks can be seen whilst making ...

Google previewFundamentals of Document Examination (1991)

by Edna W. Robertson

Angularity is a feature of line quality that reflects stiffness of movement as opposed to the free and easy motion that gives fluent, smooth lines. Angular writing is a natural style for some writers, but for others it is an awkward style that may have ...

Google previewMethods to Achieve Rut-resistant Durable Pavements (1999)

Fine aggregate angularity is the dominant factor in rut resistance. PERFORMANCE TESTS Options for a performance test include a performance- based test, a performance-related test, or an empirical test. Performance-Based Tests A ...

Google previewMachine Drawing:Includes Autocad (2008)

by Singh, Ajeetprofessorsalalahtechnicalindustrialcollege

Angularity is the zone between two parallel planes inclined to the datum plane at the specified angle in which the controlled feature lies.

Google previewThe First Humans (2009)

Origin and Early Evolution of the Genus Homo by Frederick E. Grine, John G Fleagle, Richard E. Leakey

Angularity is the average change in slope across the surface. Finally, relief is the ratio of occlusal table surface area divided by the planimetric area, or two- dimensional area as measured in top view. Data for taxa are then compared using ...

Google previewNew American Roget's College Thesaurus in Dictionary Form (Revised &Updated) (2002)

by Philip D. Morehead

corner (see ANGULARITY); aspect, ...

Google previewDictionary Of Civil Engineering (1992)

by John S. Scott

angularity number A number between o and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia and Handbook of Materials, Parts and Finishes, Third Edition (2016)

by Mel Schwartz

Angularity. The conformity to, or deviation from, specified angular dimensions in the cross section of a shape or bar. Anhydride. A compound from which water has been extracted. An oxide of a metal (basic anhydride) or of a nonmetal (acid ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Engineering (2014)

A Guide to the Language of Engineering by Ron Hanifan

Angularity is the condition of a surface or axis at a specified angle ( other than 90°) from a datum plane or axis. Angular Misalignment Angular departure of one fiber from the axis defined by the other when two fibers are connected or ...

Google previewHenley's Encyclopaedia of Practical Engineering and Allied Trades ... (1906)

Angularity. of. Connecting. Rod. —. See. Connecting. Rod. Angular. Milling.—. This. is. done. by. two. methods, either by using a cutter the section of which is angular, or by setting the work to the angle required, employing an ordinary edge , ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana, Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

An'cled, "ANGULAR, Angularity, An'gularly, An'gulated, An'gulous. Another answerd, and said, it might wel be Naturelly by compositions Of angles, and of slie reflections ; And saide that in Rome was swiche on. Chaucer. The Squicres Talc, V.

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Video shows what angularity means. The property or characteristic of possessing angles.. A sharp point or angle.. Angularity Meaning. How to pronounce ...

Scrabble value of A1N1G2U1L1A1R1I1T1Y4

The value of this 10-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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