# right triangle

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Related to right triangle: acute triangle, obtuse triangle

## right triangle

*n*

(Mathematics)

*US**and**Canadian*a triangle one angle of which is a right angle. Also called (in Britain and certain other countries):**right-angled triangle**## right′ tri′angle

*n.*

a triangle having a right angle (contrasted with

*oblique triangle*).[1920–25]

## right triangle

A triangle having a right angle.

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Noun | 1. | right triangle - a triangle with one right angle hypotenuse - the side of a right triangle opposite the right angle oblique triangle - a triangle that contains no right angle |

Translations

**triángulo rectángulo**

**suorakulmainen kolmio**

**pravokutni trokut**

**triangolo rettangolo**

**dik üçgen**

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