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1. Having the shape of a rectangle.
2. Having right angles or a rectangular base, side, or sides: a rectangular box.
3. Designating a geometric coordinate system with mutually perpendicular axes.
rec·tan′gu·lar′i·ty (-lăr′ĭ-tē) n.
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|Noun||1.||rectangularity - the property of being shaped like a rectangle|
angularity - the property possessed by a shape that has angles
orthogonality - the quality of lying or intersecting at right angles
perpendicularity - the quality of being at right angles to a given line or plane (especially the plane of the horizon)
squareness - the property of being shaped like a square
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