(Definition of scalene triangle from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary
© Cambridge University Press)

Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with Geometrical shapes, but you might be interested in these topics from the **Mathematics & arithmetic** topic area:

- Addition, subtraction, multiplication & division
- Averages
- Branches & types of mathematics
- Calculations & calculating
- Fractions
- Geometrical & mathematical instruments
- Geometry: bends, loops & curves
- Geometry: describing angles, lines & orientations
- Geometry: parts of geometrical shapes
- Geometry: properties of circles & curves
- Mathematical symbols
- Numbering & counting
- Numbers generally
- Numbers: cardinal, including nought & zero
- Numbers: groups of things according to number
- Numbers: ordinal
- Numbers: single, double & multiple
- Numerical relationships
- Statistics
- Tables, graphs & diagrams
- Terms for numbers

Browse

Browse the Thesaurus

Add Cambridge dictionaries
to your browser
to your website

a small piece of cardboard that you put under a glass to protect a table surface in a pub or bar

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.