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interior angle

Angles 3, 4, 5, and 6 are interior angles. Angles 3 and 6 are alternate interior angles, as are angles 4 and 5.

interior angle


1. Any of the four angles formed between two straight lines intersected by a third straight line.

2. An angle formed inside a polygon by two adjacent sides.

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interior angle


1. (Mathematics) an angle of a polygon contained between two adjacent sides

2. (Mathematics) any of the four angles made by a transversal that lie inside the region between the two intersected lines

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