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Meaning of “right angle” - Learner’s Dictionary

right angle

noun [C]    
a 90 degree angle of the type that is in a squareDescribing angles, lines and orientations
Translations of “right angle”
in Korean 직각, 90도…
in Arabic زاوية قائمة…
in Portuguese ângulo reto…
in Catalan angle recte…
in Japanese 直角…
in Italian angolo retto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 直角…
in Russian прямой угол…
in Turkish dik açı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 直角…
in Polish kąt prosty…
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