rectangularity


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rec·tan·gu·lar

 (rĕk-tăng′gyə-lər)
adj.
1. Having the shape of a rectangle.
2. Having right angles or a rectangular base, side, or sides: a rectangular box.
3. Designating a geometric coordinate system with mutually perpendicular axes.

rec·tan′gu·lar′i·ty (-lăr′ĭ-tē) n.
rec·tan′gu·lar·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rectangularity - the property of being shaped like a rectangle
angularity - the property possessed by a shape that has angles
orthogonality - the quality of lying or intersecting at right angles
perpendicularity - the quality of being at right angles to a given line or plane (especially the plane of the horizon)
squareness - the property of being shaped like a square
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