rectangle

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English[edit]

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A rectangle tilted to the side.

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Middle French, from Old French, from Medieval Latin or Late Latin rectangulum(right angle), from Latin rectus(right) + angulus(an angle).

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rectangle ‎(plural rectangles)

  1. (geometry) A quadrilateral having opposing sides parallel and four right angles.

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  • (quadrilateral): oblong (not in technical use)

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Medieval Latin or Late Latin rectangulum.

Noun[edit]

rectangle m ‎(plural rectangles)

  1. rectangle

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Medieval Latin or Late Latin rectangulum.

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Noun[edit]

rectangle m ‎(plural rectangles)

  1. rectangle

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