The longest side of a right triangle, opposite the right angle.
More example sentences
- Can we have any other Pythagorean triangles with a Fibonacci number as the hypotenuse (the longest side)?
- In fact it is the length of the hypotenuse of a right angled triangle which had sides of length one.
- In case you have forgotten your high school geometry, the hypotenuse is the side opposite the right angle.
Definition of hypotenuse in:
- The British & World English dictionary