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A rectangle tilted to the side.

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle French, from Old French, from Medieval Latin or Late Latin rectangulum (right angle), from Latin rectus (right) + angulus (an angle).

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NounEdit

rectangle (plural rectangles)

  1. (geometry) A quadrilateral having opposing sides parallel and four right angles.

SynonymsEdit

  • (quadrilateral): oblong (not in technical use)

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Medieval Latin or Late Latin rectangulum.

NounEdit

rectangle m (plural rectangles)

  1. rectangle

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Medieval Latin or Late Latin rectangulum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rectangle m (plural rectangles)

  1. rectangle

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AdjectiveEdit

rectangle (plural rectangles)

  1. right-angled (of a triangle)

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