Oblique

Slanted; or in the case of leaf blades and other flattened structures, having unequal sides or an asymmetrical base.
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oblique

. diagonal; slanting; lying at an angle.
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oblique

A right-slanted version of a roman typeface without changes to the letter’s design. Often confused with italic.
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oblique

[adj] - slanting or inclined in direction or course or position--neither parallel nor perpendicular nor right-angular 2. [n] - any grammatical case other than the nominative
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Oblique

A slanted character, the sans serif equivalent to italics.
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Oblique

Ob·lique' adjective [ French, from Latin obliquus ; ob (see Ob- ) + liquis oblique; confer licinus bent upward, Gr ... slanting.] [ Written also oblike .] 1. Not erect or perpendicular; neither parallel to, nor at right angles from, the base; slantin...
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Oblique

Ob·lique' noun (Geom.) An oblique line.
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Oblique

Ob·lique' intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Obliqued ; present participle & verbal noun Obliquing .] 1. To deviate from a perpendicular line; to move in an oblique direction. « Projecting his person towards it...
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oblique

1. Not erect or perpendicular; neither parallel to, nor at right angles from, the base; slanting; inclined. 'It has a direction oblique to that of the former motion.' (Cheyne) ... 2. Not straightforward; indirect; obscure; hence, disingenuous; underhand; perverse; sinister. 'The love we bear our friends. Hath in it certain oblique ends.' (Drayton) ...
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oblique

adjective slanting or inclined in direction or course or position--neither parallel nor perpendicular nor right-angled; `the oblique rays of the winter sun`; `acute and obtuse angles are oblique angles`; `the axis of an oblique cone is not perpendicular to its...
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oblique

oblique case noun any grammatical case other than the nominative
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oblique

(o-blēk´) slanting; inclined.
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Oblique

• (a.) Not direct in descent; not following the line of father and son; collateral. • (v. i.) To march in a direction oblique to the line of the column or platoon; -- formerly accomplished by oblique steps, now by direct steps, the men half-facing either to the right or left. • (a.) Not straightforward; indirect; obscure; hence, disi...
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oblique

oblique Slanting, or inclined, in direction or course or position; neither parallel nor perpendicular nor right-angular.
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Oblique

Slanting.
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oblique

with sides unequal.
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oblique

Slanted or not perpendicular. Oblique coordinates are measured on a plane coordinate system whose axes are not perpendicular. An oblique angle is any angle except a right angle and an oblique triangle is any triangle that doesn't contain a right angle. The first reference to 'oblique angled triangle...
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oblique

Type: Term Pronunciation: ob-lēk′ Definitions: 1. Slanting; deviating from the perpendicular, horizontal, sagittal, or coronal plane of the body. In radiography, a projection that is neither frontal nor lateral.
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oblique

adjective, Latin obliquus; slanting, or deviating from the perpendicular or the horizontal.
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Oblique

A font that is slanted. Oblique fonts are different from italic fonts, in that they are mechanically sheared, then slightly adjusted. Italic fonts, on the other hand, are designed differently from upright or roman versions. They are usually narrower than their roman counterparts, and reflect more of a calligraphic sensibility than lowercase oblique...
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Oblique

with sides unequal, usually describing the base of a leaf
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oblique

slanting; of a leaf, larger on one side of the midrib than the other, in other words asymmetrical.
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Oblique

View in which a three-dimensional object is represented by a drawing (oblique drawing) in which the face, usually parallel to the picture plane, is represented in accurate or exact proportion, and all other faces are shown at any convenient angle other than 90°.
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Oblique

Slanting; unequal-sided.
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oblique

Angled, either upward or downward, usually refers to mouths, stripes or lines.
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