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hypotenuse
used in The Fountainhead

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Definition
the side of a right triangle opposite the right angle
  • Like the three of us—with me serving as understudy for the hypotenuse, quite an appropriate substitution, since I'm replacing my antipode, don't you think so, Dominique?
    2.15 — Part 2 Chapter 15 (46% in)

There are no more uses of "hypotenuse" in The Fountainhead.

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