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angle [1].

[sup.1]an*gle

Pronunciation: \'a[tailed n]-g[schwa]l\

noun

1 : the figure formed by two lines meeting at a point

2 : point of view <Let's consider the problem from a new angle.>

3 : a sharp corner <They stood in an angle of the building.>

4 : the slanting direction in which something is positioned <The road goes off on an angle.>

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