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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Rectangular \Rec*tan"gu*lar\ (r?k*t?n"g?*l?r), a. [CF. F.
Right-angled; having one or more angles of ninety degrees. --
Rec*tan"gu*lar*ly (r?k*t?n"g?*l?r*l?), adv. --
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
adj 1: having four right angles; "a rectangular figure twice as
long as it is wide"
2: having a set of mutually perpendicular axes; meeting at right
angles; "wind and sea may displace the ship's center of
gravity along three orthogonal axes"; "a rectangular
Cartesian coordinate system" [syn: orthogonal,
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
31 Moby Thesaurus words for "rectangular":
cube-shaped, cubed, cubic, cubiform, cuboid, diced, elliptical,
elongated, foursquare, normal, oblong, oblongated, oblongitudinal,
orthodiagonal, orthogonal, orthometric, perpendicular,
quadrangular, quadrate, quadriform, quadrilateral, rhombic,
rhomboid, right-angle, right-angled, right-angular, square,
tetragonal, tetrahedral, trapezohedral, trapezoid
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