### What does **rectangular** mean?

# Definitions for **rectangular**

rɛkˈtæŋ gyə lərrect·an·gu·lar

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### Princeton's WordNet

rectangular(adj)

having four right angles

"a rectangular figure twice as long as it is wide"

orthogonal, rectangular(adj)

having a set of mutually perpendicular axes; meeting at right angles

"wind and sea may displace the ship's center of gravity along three orthogonal axes"; "a rectangular Cartesian coordinate system"

### Wiktionary

rectangular(Adjective)

Having a shape like a rectangle.

### Webster Dictionary

Rectangular(adj)

right-angled; having one or more angles of ninety degrees

**Origin:** [CF. F. rectangulaire.]

### Numerology

Chaldean Numerology

The numerical value of rectangular in Chaldean Numerology is:

**8**Pythagorean Numerology

The numerical value of rectangular in Pythagorean Numerology is:

**3**

### Examples of rectangular in a Sentence

It seems very strange to me to interpret this building as a water tank. In the same fortress of Naryn-Kala, there is an equal underground structure of 10 meters depth, and it really is a tank. This is just a

**rectangular**building. The unusual building, in which we have put our detectors, has the shape of a cross, oriented strictly to the sides of the world, one side is 2 meters longer than the others, as the archaeologists who began excavations say, during construction, the building was entirely on the surface and it stands on the highest point of the Naryn-Kala. What is the sense to put the tank on the surface, and even on the highest mountain? It is strange. Currently, there are more questions than answers.

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## Translations for **rectangular**

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- правоъ̀гъленBulgarian
- আয়তক্ষেত্রাকৃতিBengali
- rectangularCatalan, Valencian
- obdélníkovýCzech
- cyfonglWelsh
- rechteckig, rechtwinkligGerman
- ορθογώνιοςGreek
- rectangularSpanish
- [[suorakaiteen]] [[muotoinen]], suorakulmainenFinnish
- rectangulaireFrench
- 直角Japanese
- rektangulærNorwegian
- rechthoekig, rechthoekigeDutch
- rektangulærNorwegian Nynorsk
- prostokątnyPolish
- retangularPortuguese
- прямоуго́льныйRussian
- u obliku pravougaonika, pravougaoniSerbo-Croatian
- rektangulärSwedish
- చతురస్త్ర, చదరంTelugu

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