Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio » Dictionary » H » Hypogastric Plexus ... Hypoxic Hypoxia


 Dictionary entry overview: What does hypotenuse mean? 

  The noun HYPOTENUSE has 1 sense:

1. the side of a right triangle opposite the right angle

  Familiarity information: HYPOTENUSE used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1hypotenuse [BACK TO TOP]


The side of a right triangle opposite the right angle

Classified under:

Nouns denoting two and three dimensional shapes

Hypernyms ("hypotenuse" is a kind of...):

flank (a subfigure consisting of a side of something)

Holonyms ("hypotenuse" is a part of...):

right triangle; right-angled triangle (a triangle with one right angle)

 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"You can't teach grandpa to suck eggs." (English proverb)

"A man says his word to the face" (Azerbaijani proverb)

"If you see the fangs of the lions, don't think the lion is smiling." (Almotanabbi)

"May problems with neighbors last only as long as snow in March." (Corsican proverb)

Page delivered in 0.1035 seconds