perpendicular

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Synonyms for perpendicular

at right angles

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Synonyms for perpendicular

at right angles to the horizon or to level ground

Synonyms for perpendicular

a straight line at right angles to another line

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a cord from which a metal weight is suspended pointing directly to the earth's center of gravity

an extremely steep face

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intersecting at or forming right angles

at right angles to the plane of the horizon or a base line

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extremely steep

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One person might only use one colour or someone else might prefer perpendicular lines.
The rounded shape of the seed is positioned beside several tall, mirrored-glass towers, and its soft curves stand out against the sharp, perpendicular lines of its neighbors.
The four perpendicular lines have become shorthand for 'share this and share this now.
For the study, Stephen Mitroff, an assistant professor of psychology and neuroscience at Duke and his group asked college students to identify specific targets on a computer display - in this case, two perpendicular lines that form the letter "T" amid distracters, such as Ls and non-Ts.
The backbone is a series of paths running in parallel and perpendicular lines with flower beds along them.
When laid the evidence of the perpendicular lines are less obvious.
At every corner of the real cube there are three edges that meet as a set of three mutually perpendicular lines (i.
The current Cherokee took a long time to creep into buyers' hearts, with Jeep stalwarts hankering after the perpendicular lines of the previous model.