rectangular

Part of speech: adjective

Right- angled.

Part of speech: adjective

Having one right angle or more.

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Usage examples "rectangular":

  1. Everywhere appeared extensive patches, each of a single colour, in every tint between deep red and yellowish green, and so distinctly rectangular in form as irresistibly to suggest the idea of artificial, if not human, arrangement. - "Across the Zodiac", Percy Greg.
  2. A tool having a rectangular back, and a blade whose edges are a right angle to the edges of the back. - "Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II", Joshua Rose.
  3. But used in this way, vertical and horizontal lines are of the utmost value in rectangular pictures, uniting the composition to its bounding lines by their parallel relationship with them. - "The Practice and Science Of Drawing", Harold Speed.