Definition of angle of repose in English:

angle of repose

noun

  • The steepest angle at which a sloping surface formed of a particular loose material is stable.

    • ‘the angle of repose will vary locally according to the mechanics of shape and strength’

Pronunciation

angle of repose

/ˈaNGɡəl əv/ /ˈæŋɡəl əv/ /ə rəˈpōz/ /ə rəˈpoʊz/ /rēˈpōz/ /riˈpoʊz/