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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English angular, anguler, from Latin angulāris, from angulus (angle, corner). See angle.

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈæŋ.ɡju.lɚ/, /-lɑɹ/
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AdjectiveEdit

angular (comparative more angular, superlative most angular)

  1. Relating or pertaining to an angle or angles.
  2. Having an angle or angles; forming an angle or corner
  3. Sharp-cornered; pointed.
    an angular figure
    • 2008, Helen Gilhooly, chapter 1, in Complete Japanese[1], →ISBN, page 31:
      In overall appearance, katakana symbols are more angular in shape and hiragana are more rounded. Here are the first five sounds of each script (a, i, u, e, o). Compare these two sets of symbols and see if you can identify these features:
      Hiragana  あ い う え お
      Katakana ア イ ウ エ オ
  4. Measured by an angle.
    angular distance
  5. Lean, lank.
  6. Ungraceful; lacking grace.
  7. (figuratively) Sharp and stiff in character.
    He's remarkably angular in his habits and appearance.
    She is an angular female.
    Synonyms: rude, rugged
  8. (organic chemistry) Composed of three or more rings attached to a single carbon atom (the rings not all being in the same plane).

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NounEdit

angular (plural angulars)

  1. (anatomy) A bone in the base of the lower jaw of many birds, reptiles, and fishes.

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin angulāris.

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AdjectiveEdit

angular (masculine and feminine plural angulars)

  1. (geometry) angular (of or relating to angles)

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin angulāris.

AdjectiveEdit

angular m or f (plural angulares)

  1. (geometry) angular (of or relating to angles)
  2. angular (forming an angle)

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PortugueseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Latin angulāris (angular), from angulus (corner; angle), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂engulos.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

angular m or f (plural angulares, comparable)

  1. (geometry) angular (of or relating to angles)
  2. angular (forming an angle)
    Synonym: angulado

Etymology 2Edit

Ângulo (angle) +‎ -ar.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Paulista) IPA(key): /ɐ̃.ɡu.ˈla(ɾ)/, /ɐ̃.ɡu.ˈla(ɹ)/
  • (South Brazil) IPA(key): /ɐ̃.ɡu.ˈla(ɾ)/, /ɐ̃.ɡu.ˈla(ɻ)/

VerbEdit

angular (first-person singular present indicative angulo, past participle angulado)

  1. to bend so it forms an angle
    Angulei meus joelhos.I bent my knees.
    Meus joelhos angulam.My knees are bent.
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SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /anɡuˈlaɾ/, [ãŋɡuˈlaɾ]

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Latin angulāris.

AdjectiveEdit

angular (plural angulares)

  1. angular
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Etymology 2Edit

From ángulo +‎ -ar.

VerbEdit

angular (first-person singular present angulo, first-person singular preterite angulé, past participle angulado)

  1. (transitive) This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.
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