rettangolo

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Late Latin rectangulus (four-angled). Surface analysis: retto (straight, right) + angolo (angle).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /retˈtan.ɡo.lo/, [r̺et̪ˈt̪äŋɡo̞l̺o]
  • Rhymes: -aŋɡolo
  • Stress: rettàngolo
  • Hyphenation: ret‧tan‧go‧lo

Adjective[edit]

rettangolo (feminine singular rettangola, masculine plural rettangoli, feminine plural rettangole) (geometry)

  1. right-angled

Noun[edit]

rettangolo m (plural rettangoli) (geometry)

  1. rectangle

Derived terms[edit]