Definitions

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  • adj. rectangular

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Rectangular.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having a right angle or right angles; right-angled.
  • In heraldry, forming a right angle, or broken twice, forming two right angles: said of a heraldic line and also of a division of the field so bounded by it: as, a chief rectangled.

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Examples

  • I was checking in at the Hyatt, a building from the outside that's all rectangled mirrors, a bastion of privilege into which pedestrians and schmoes driving by in their Hondas and Chevys are forbidden to see.

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  • How is that Jesus's tomb has a perfectly round "door" covering a perfectly rectangled opening?

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  • Lying in a midnight bed the two blocks of curtain glimmer on the left hand, on the right a living Rothko, cyan-black rectangled and haze-edged against the black-black, that painter of tombstones of the opacity of doorways the particoloured cataract, the page, the two blocks of grey shredded edges, merging white smaller rectangle in larger, the page.

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  • By our acquaintance with the perfect, we discover the imperfect; by a comparison with the geometrically true rectangled triangle, or circle, we estimate the error of these forms when they have become distorted; and in the same way, by a knowledge of what is the healthy normal standard of human form, we diagnose correctly its slightest degree of deformity, produced by any cause whatever, whether by sudden accident, or slowly-approaching disease.

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  • Thompson rectangled swoops from the right block up off a down screen.

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  • So I inserted the xref, rectangled the subject area and trimmed.

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