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  • adj. having sharp corners


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  • At the junction with Kearny Street, Market and Geary Streets intersect like the sides of a sharp-angled letter "V."


  • They can fail to open, or deflect on sharp-angled shots; they usually don't penetrate as well because of lost energy used for the blades to open.

    All things being equal, such as grain weight, shaft length, etc., Can I expect a fixed blade broadhead to fly to the same point

  • Thin to the point of boniness, with a sharp-angled face, sparse graying hair, and mournful eyes, he was easily accepted by drug dealers as a likely customer to purchase a fix.

    I’ll Walk Alone

  • In the Dior room, an image of a model in a "New Look" cinched waist dress circa the 1950s helped spark the idea for the sharp-angled shape of the store he is designing for the label in Seoul.

    A Boutique-Designing Biker Dude

  • The new model will have aggressive, sharp-angled styling that not every customer will like.

    New Lexus Puts the Comfy 'Land Yacht' to Rest

  • George Tsypin's sets, Kyle Cooper's digital projections and Eiko Ishioka's costumes have been melded into an exquisitely exact stage equivalent of the sharp-angled, high-contrast drawing style of the Marvel comic books in which Peter Parker and his web-spinning alter ego first came to fictional life.

    Spidey's Green Glimmer of Hope

  • Her sister-in-law was big-city, from her sophisticated sharp-angled hairstyle to her stiletto heels.

    At Hidden Falls

  • Kopecky, who had been scratched the previous five playoff games and was in the lineup because of an injury to Andrew Ladd, scored from the left side with a sharp-angled shot that beat backup goalie Brian Boucher at 8: 25 of the third.

    Blackhawks Beat Flyers, Take Game 1 In Stanley Cup Finals

  • Kane didn't miss at 7: 23, firing a sharp-angled shot past Turco for his 19th of the season.

  • The land had turned entirely to sharp-angled crystals that appeared to glow with power, although Dougal could not tell if that light was simply reflected from the sun or actually came from within.

    Guild Wars: Ghosts of Ascalon


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