Translation of hypotenuse in Spanish:

hypotenuse

hipotenusa, n.

Pronunciation /haɪˈpɑtnˌ(j)us//hʌɪˈpɒtənjuːz//hʌɪˈpɒtənjuːs/

noun

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    hipotenusa feminine
    the square on the hypotenuse el cuadrado construido sobre la hipotenusa
    • In case you have forgotten your high school geometry, the hypotenuse is the side opposite the right angle.
    • In fact it is the length of the hypotenuse of a right angled triangle which had sides of length one.
    • Can we have any other Pythagorean triangles with a Fibonacci number as the hypotenuse (the longest side)?
    • He sees the hypotenuse of a right triangle made by the deck, the mast and the front edge of the beam moving down to the deck.
    • The square of the length of the hypotenuse of a right triangle is equal to the sum of the squares of the legs.