Thesaurus / obtuse

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The second glume is membranous, ovate-oblong, obtuse, prominently 9-nerved.

A Handbook of Some South Indian GrassesRai Bahadur K. Ranga Achariyar

Palpi short, stout, obtuse, obliquely ascending; third joint very small.

It should here be remembered that the “fine” system of Chicago places only the “obtuse” class in the Bridewell.

DegeneracyEugene S. Talbot

Forces acting in the direction of lines forming an obtuse angle, will also produce motion in the diagonal of a parallelogram.

As Ning hesitated, Sun Wei pressed the knotted thong upon him until it would have been obtuse to disregard his meaning.

Leaf-buds intermediate in size, length and width, conical to nearly obtuse.

The skeleton figure lies on a slab in a recess under an obtuse arch, all highly decorated with tracery, panels, and foliage.

The obtuse are capable of seeing in it nothing save a bread-and-butter imitation of "The Jungle Book."

Books and PersonsArnold Bennett

As for the French critics they seem to have been as obtuse as their German colleagues.

I am generally quite apt at deciphering bad writing, but never before had I shown myself so slow and obtuse at this sort of thing.

The House of MarthaFrank R. Stockton

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