IN MATH: 1. n. property of a right triangle traditionally stated as a² + b² = c²,
where a and b are the lengths of the legs and c is the length of the hypotenuse. EX. The Pythagorean
theorem is named for a Greek gentleman named Pythagoras.
IN ENGLISH: 1. as defined above.
APPLICATION: See list
1. A right triangle has legs of 6 cm and 8 cm. Find the length of the hypotenuse.
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