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an·gu·la·tion

 (ăng′gyə-lā′shən)
n.
1. The formation of angles.
2. An angular part, position, or formation.
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angulation

(ˌæŋɡjʊˈleɪʃən)
n
1. an angular formation
2. (Surveying) the precise measurement of angles
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an•gu•la•tion

(ˌæŋ gyəˈleɪ ʃən)

n.
1. an angular part, position, or formation.
2. the exact measurement of angles.
[1865–70]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.angulation - the precise measurement of anglesangulation - the precise measurement of angles  
measurement, measuring, mensuration, measure - the act or process of assigning numbers to phenomena according to a rule; "the measurements were carefully done"; "his mental measurings proved remarkably accurate"
2.angulation - the act of making angulate (having corners)angulation - the act of making angulate (having corners)
change of shape - an action that changes the shape of something
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In particular, the authors aim to study the LU angulation in the posterior mandibular region, and its potential correlation with the alveolar process height, the distance between the apical region of the dental alveoli and the inferior alveolar nerve canal, and the bucco-lingual width of the alveolar process in the same region.
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Once the discs were removed, and the scoliotic angulation was readjusted, ProfAmr combined it with a posterior minimally invasive fusion.
Mechanical axis deviation (MAD) was measured on full-length leg radiograph before surgery; MAD, flexion of the femoral component, varus-valgus angulation of the femoral component, posterior tibial slope and varus-valgus angulation of the tibial component were measured on full-length leg radiograph after surgery.
Another objective was to assess the changing of Limb Length Discrepancy (LLD) and angulation degree with prolonged follow-up time and to evaluate whether the patient had a functional problem because of this situation.
* G7 Control Portion: The layout and size of the control portion and the angulation knobs are positioned to increase accessibility from the grip.