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hypotenuse
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

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the side of a right triangle opposite the right angle
  • At sea, septentrional, by night the polestar, located at the point of intersection of the right line from beta to alpha in Ursa Maior produced and divided externally at omega and the hypotenuse of the rightangled triangle formed by the line alpha omega so produced and the line alpha delta of Ursa Maior.
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (86% in)

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