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.

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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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