isosceles

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἰσοσκελής ‎(isoskelḗs), from ἴσος ‎(ísos, equal) + σκέλος ‎(skélos, leg); another word of the same root is scalene.

Adjective[edit]

isosceles ‎(not comparable)

  1. (geometry) Having at least two sides of equal length, used especially of an isosceles triangle or isosceles trapezoid.

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