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at right angles

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at right angles to the horizon or to level ground

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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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Then construct perpendicular lines from all Qi stagnation and blood stasis toward this vector and its extension line, and vertical point 1 is the closest to the positive direction of the vector, showing better effect of A for symptom of "1." In other words, in a relative sense, the effect of Qishen Yiqi pills is superior to that of compound danshen pills on patients with angina pectoris (Qi stagnation and blood stasis syndrome) presenting distending pain in chest.
According to the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology, Blaschko's lines follow a V- shape over the upper spine, an S- shape over the abdomen, an inverted U- shape from the breast to the upper arm, and perpendicular lines up and down the arms and legs.
Also on display are sets of framed drawings of intersecting perpendicular lines. With strikingly minimal means she invites us to ponder the emotional spaces inside or outside the grid box.
Paradoxically, by reducing his subject to just two hues and a pattern of perpendicular lines, Malek widens rather than narrows his frame of reference.
"One person might only use one colour or someone else might prefer perpendicular lines.
The four perpendicular lines have become shorthand for 'share this and share this now.' Hashtags turn a phrase into a slogan," (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/05/10/bringbackourgirls_n_5298223.html) reported Huffington Post.
The only function of this special type of laser level is to project a pair of perpendicular lines, like crosshairs.
From the relative number (number to unit of length) of parallel test lines intersections with grain boundaries [([P.sub.L]).sub.P] and perpendicular lines ones [([P.sub.L]).sub.O] was total relative surface area (area to unit test volume) [([S.sub.V]).sub.TOT] of grains estimated according equation (1) and planar oriented part of relative surface area [([S.sub.v]).sub.OR] of grains estimated according equation (2).
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.
In these lab sessions, the pre-service teachers continued to build their geometric understanding by moving lines and recording changes in the slope, describing slopes of parallel and perpendicular lines, making sketches of linear equations graphed and dynamically altered with GeoGebra, identifying intercepts of lines, and then identifying an equation for a line given the slope and y-intercept.
(Twelve appendixes are included: (1) Collaborative Teaching Survey Pre and Post; (2) Strategy Survey; (3) Multiple Intelligence Online Survey; (4) Multiple Intelligence Lesson #1; (5) Parallel and Perpendicular lines Card Activity Worksheet; (6) Examples of Parallel and Perpendicular lines Cards; (7) Multiple Intelligence Lesson #2; (8) The Wave Activity; (9) Multiple Intelligence Lesson #3; (10) The Carousel Activity; (11) Multiple Intelligence Lesson #4; and (12) Triangle Inequality Game.
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.