Meaning of ANGULAR in English

ANGULAR

adjective

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

an angular face (= so thin that you can see the bones )

She stared at his dark, angular face.

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ NOUN

face

Focusing resentfully on the dark, angular face , her heart had flipped over suddenly in her chest.

Her glance seared his hard, angular face .

The folds of cloth and angular faces jutted out in plaster relief.

There had been no expression of undying love on the angular face she had come to love.

She stared into the angular face and wondered if that had been his intention.

frequency

Here is the wavelength and is the angular frequency of the wave.

momentum

Similar effects operate for d orbitals, but not for s orbitals, which have no orbital angular momentum .

How did the planets pick up the necessary angular momentum , and why do the planets have different chemical compositions?

In section 6.5.1 the principle of conservation of angular momentum was outlined.

The resulting system could have a huge angular momentum with a very well-defined direction.

Other factors also come into account such as the angular momentum of the two bodies.

How is it, then, that the correspondence with the angular momentum of classical physics is to be made?

The larger the angular momentum J of the star, the smaller the radius of the horizon becomes.

The situation is similar with any other classically measurable property of a system, not just angular momentum .

velocity

When considering circular motion it is often easier to work in terms of the angular velocity rather than ordinary linear velocity.

The Lift's wide, so the angular velocity is higher on the outside.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

angular patterns

Mercury's angular distance from the sun

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Her glance seared his hard, angular face.

She watched his black, angular figure move at a sedate, clerical pace, across the grass.

The folds of cloth and angular faces jutted out in plaster relief.

Then in injury time Pittman again came close with an angular shot across the face of the goal.

Then the Sun's angular diameter was about two thirds of a second of arc greater than it is today.

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