plane angle


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plane angle

n.
An angle formed by two straight lines in the same plane.

plane angle

n
(Mathematics) an angle between two intersecting lines

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n.
an angle between two intersecting lines.
[1820–30]
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Noun1.plane angle - an angle formed by two straight lines (in the same plane)plane angle - an angle formed by two straight lines (in the same plane)
angle - the space between two lines or planes that intersect; the inclination of one line to another; measured in degrees or radians
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The occlusal plane angle was labeled as normal, low, or high angle.
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The goniometer provides a measurement of the frontal plane angle between the thigh and leg and did not account for lower extremity or knee positioning involving thigh or leg rotation.