# vertical angle

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## vertical angle

*n.*

Either of two angles formed by two intersecting lines and lying on opposite sides of the point of intersection.

## ver′tical an′gle

*n.*

one of two opposite and equal angles formed by the intersection of two lines.

[1565–75]

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Noun | 1. | vertical angle - either of two equal and opposite angles formed by the intersection of two straight linesangle - 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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