adjacent angle


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adjacent angle
The common vertex is O; angle AOB is adjacent to angle BOC.

adjacent angle

n.
Either of two angles having a common side and a common vertex.

ad·ja·cent angle

(ə-jā′sənt)
Either of two angles having a common side and a common vertex.
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The truss consists of vertical angles spaced approximately 2 to 3 feet on center in each direction, and sloping D-20 deformed wires connecting the top of one angle to the bottom of an adjacent angle. A span can have up to 11 rows of trusses; all are gang pressed to set.
Now, we know that [angle]ACB is a + b by the property of an isosceles triangle and the sum of two adjacent angles. Next, provide students with two sheets, Paper-folding I-A (Figure 8(a)) and Paper-folding I-B (Figure 8(b)), which are separated by the line CD.
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