obtuse triangle

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obtuse′ tri′angle

a triangle with one obtuse angle.
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Noun1.obtuse triangle - a triangle that contains an obtuse interior angleobtuse triangle - a triangle that contains an obtuse interior angle
triangle, trigon, trilateral - a three-sided polygon
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Instructors tell students what an obtuse triangle is so they can go back to the classroom and tie it all together with the right words.
Caption: Figure 6: Average and maximum error of moments calculated with simulation method for obtuse triangle case.
Pronotum relatively flat, frontal margin of pronotum slightly projecting as obtuse triangle; median carina completed, lateral carinae parallel on prozona, the prozona nearly square; humeri forming an obtuse triangle, with a pair of abbreviated carinaes between humeri.