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Forming an angle with another line, plane, or body
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  1. Forming an angle with another line, plane, or body
  2. Having a preference, disposition, or tendency:
  3. At or on a slant; sloping; leaning
Having an angle
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  1. Having an angle
  2. Set at an angle
Joining two vertices of a polyhedron not in the same face.
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  1. Joining two vertices of a polyhedron not in the same face.
  2. Moving or extending obliquely, esp. at a 45° angle; slanting
  3. Relating to or being the front left and back right feet or the front right and back left feet of a quadruped.
(--- Mathematics) Neither parallel nor intersecting. Used of straight lines in space.
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  1. (--- Mathematics) Neither parallel nor intersecting. Used of straight lines in space.
  2. Having a part or arrangement that is so turned, as in gearing having the shafts neither parallel nor intersecting
  3. Placed or turned to one side; asymmetric.
To one side or out of proper alignment; awry:
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  1. To one side or out of proper alignment; awry:
  1. Not symmetrical.
  2. (Of a question) Presenting a false dilemma, or a choice between two things which are not opposites.
Wrong or distorted; perverse, amiss.
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  1. Wrong or distorted; perverse, amiss.
  2. Turned or twisted toward one side; crooked, distorted, out of place.
Done with or marked by excessive effort; forced:
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  1. Done with or marked by excessive effort; forced:
  2. Not natural or relaxed; forced
  3. Twisted; wrenched:
(Informal) Positioned sideways (with a side to the front).
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  1. (Informal) Positioned sideways (with a side to the front).
  2. Moving or directed toward one side.
  3. With the side forward:
Slanting
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  1. Slanting
  2. At a slant; obliquely.
Not readily noticed or seen; inconspicuous:
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  1. Not readily noticed or seen; inconspicuous:
  2. So faintly perceptible as to lack clear delineation; indistinct:
  3. Out of sight; hidden:
Roundabout; indirect; devious
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  1. Roundabout; indirect; devious
  2. Being or taking a roundabout, lengthy course:
  3. Characterized by indirectness, evasiveness, or complexity, as in action or language:
Indirect; circuitous:
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  1. Indirect; circuitous:
  2. Not straight or straightforward; indirect; circuitous
  3. Characterized by indirectness, evasiveness, or vagueness:
Having a bevel, especially at an edge
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  1. Having a bevel, especially at an edge
Slanting or diagonal; oblique:
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  1. Slanting or diagonal; oblique:
  2. Slanting; diagonal
Marked by or exhibiting bias; prejudiced:
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  1. Marked by or exhibiting bias; prejudiced:
Having slanting markings, lines, etc.
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  1. Having slanting markings, lines, etc.
  2. Relating to or being the front left and back right feet or the front right and back left feet of a quadruped.
  3. Moving or extending obliquely, esp. at a 45° angle; slanting
Full of twists, turns, and windings; roundabout; tortuous
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  1. Full of twists, turns, and windings; roundabout; tortuous
Being or taking a roundabout, lengthy course:
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  1. Being or taking a roundabout, lengthy course:
  2. Characterized by indirectness, evasiveness, or complexity, as in action or language:
  3. Roundabout; indirect; devious
Moving in or forming a circle.
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  1. Moving in or forming a circle.
  2. In the shape of a circle; round
  3. Using a premise to prove a conclusion that in turn is used to prove the premise:
Departing from the correct or accepted way; erring:
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  1. Departing from the correct or accepted way; erring:
  2. Away from a main road or course; distant or removed.
  3. Deviating from the straight or direct course; roundabout:
Diverging from a direct course; roundabout.
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  1. Diverging from a direct course; roundabout.
  2. Reporting the exact or approximate words of another with such changes as are necessary to bring the original statement into grammatical conformity with the sentence in which it is included:
  3. Not direct
Encircling; enclosing; surrounding
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  1. Encircling; enclosing; surrounding
  2. Characterized by indirectness, evasiveness, or vagueness:
  3. Not straight or straightforward; indirect; circuitous
Highly involved; complex:
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  1. Highly involved; complex:
  2. Having or marked by repeated turns or bends; winding or twisting:
  3. Not straightforward; circuitous; devious:
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