biangulate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

bi- +‎ angulate

Adjective[edit]

biangulate (not comparable)

  1. Synonym of biangular

Verb[edit]

biangulate (third-person singular simple present biangulates, present participle biangulating, simple past and past participle biangulated)

  1. To establish the two-dimensional position of a point by measuring the position of an intermediate point relative to a fixed point
    e.g. Move one mile north-east, then two miles south.

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