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(of a triangle) having two sides of equal length

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These days, my shooting platform is a hybrid, with my feet positioned about shoulder width apart, my shooting side leg being much further to back than the Modern Isosceles calls for.
Caption: Luke's two-handed isosceles stance beats the hip-shooting nonsense displayed by most Stormtroopers all over the place.
I've shot both the Weaver and the isosceles, and I do not believe the isosceles is a good stance for real-life combat situations, any more than a trap stance is good training for driven grouse or that firing a .458 off a bench prepares you for buffalo in the long grass.
And that's how we got to the Modern Isosceles, or "Modern Iso."
If the polygon is a square with length a, then the square can be split to 4 isosceles right triangles by the diagonals.
IVGs Isosceles Vortex Generators; LVGs--longitudinal vortex generators; RVGs--rectangular vortex generators; TPF--Thermal Performance Factor; VGs--vortex generators.
Kent (2009) investigated the natural convection in isosceles triangular enclosures for a cold base wall and hot inclined walls.
Tomorrow (June 19) NASA says something exciting happens as the crescent moon joins the show meaning that the Moon, Venus and Jupiter will form a bright isosceles triangle in the sunset sky.
In Figure 3a, the students attempted to represent aspects of each triangle's shape (e.g., in their second diagram, it is obvious that it is an isosceles triangle), whereas the pair responsible for Figure 3b have made no size and shape distinctions for the collection of isosceles triangles.
Here was the grand old man of travel writing, lost to us a mere three years ago, describing the rock formations that have kept me company for the last 16 years, "a dead, ashen world, filled, not with craters and shell-holes, but with cones and pyramids and monoliths from fifty to a couple of hundred feet high, each one a rigid isosceles of white volcanic rock like the headgear of a procession of Spanish penitents during Passion Week."
Here, Bruch superimposes two isosceles triangles touching apex to apex atop a second pair of triangles that are joined base to base.
The invention by Bahrain's Civil Defence staff has sensors that will cover more angles than Isosceles and burning fuel will simply be smothered by an out-oozing of foam and carbon dioxide.
From the selection process of the neighboring tags, no matter when K=3 or K=4, it is known that the selection of the neighboring tags has a low accuracy for the localization based on isosceles triangle topologic structure.
In outline the house looks like a perfect isosceles triangle; like Unou's, its floor plan is centered on a common area-a courtyard located directly under the apex of the triangle--with individual rooms tucked snugly under the sloped ceiling.
An isosceles triangle (bow-tie) is fractalized with [K.sub.i]-iterated Koch-like curve on all the sides then a [S.sub.j]-iterated Sierpinski Gasket with [K.sup.n]-iterated (n = 1,2 ...