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Synonyms for diagonal

Synonyms for diagonal

Synonyms for diagonal

(geometry) a straight line connecting any two vertices of a polygon that are not adjacent

a line or cut across a fabric that is not at right angles to a side of the fabric

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an oblique line of squares of the same color on a checkerboard

(mathematics) a set of entries in a square matrix running diagonally either from the upper left to lower right entry or running from the upper right to lower left entry

a punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information

connecting two nonadjacent corners of a plane figure or any two corners of a solid that are not in the same face

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having an oblique or slanted direction

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On the other hand, if the angle between a and b is rotated into an acute angle (less than perpendicular), then the resulting diagonal evidently is less than for the right triangle.
Arriving at the building, either from the adjacent tram stop or from the Metro (avoiding the inclination to be diverted through the vile Diagonal Mar mall), the Forum's prominent apex, dramatically heightened by the falling terrain, is a natural attractor.
Diagonal expects to report extraordinary costs of over 1.
Diagonal was created in 1997 by Joan Bas, Jaume Banacolocha and Jornet, who made their mark creating and producing Spain's first soap, "Poble Nou," for Catalan regional pubcaster Televisio de Catalunya.
There is excellent synergy between G3 and Diagonal, a matching of minds and business ethos that benefits employees of both companies, not to mention a strengthening of capabilities that will make the united customer base very happy.
Without loss of generality, we shall always assume that the label set Dc is on the right-hand side of the diagonal {0, n + 1} oriented form 0 to n + 1, see Figure 1 for two examples.
Our starting point was the so-called 'Giza diagonal,' an ideal line which connects the southeast corners of the three main pyramids and points to Heliopolis.
The projector can reportedly output images measuring 60 inches diagonal at ranges of 35 inches or 100 inches diagonal at 58.
Instead of using a set of rigid rules to compose these photographs, I simplify and organize them by using repeating and contrasting patterns and rhythms to communicate certain feelings or thoughts: diagonal thrusts that dynamically pull the eye through the image, off-center placement to avoid static imagery, variations in scale that create the illusion of depth, and leading lines that draw us to the most significant point in the image.
In the right foreground, a sharp piece of concrete from a pile of Big Dig rubble juts through an opening in the fence, its energy diffused by yellow and black diagonal lines semingly urging caution.
According to a survey conducted by UK-based information security solutions provider Diagonal Security, Ltd, a division of Diagonal plc (UK:DIA), only 20% of companies have a full understanding of their obligations regarding e-mail use regulations.
Other methods, such as the rigid body and body diagonal methods are in between the two extremes.
The Forum area will develop in the northern Barcelona waterfront, where the main city road artery Via Diagonal will end and the river Besos emerge.
Diagonal needling, takes the felt across a curved bed so the needle board enters the fabric at a range of angles starting at 90[degrees] and finishing at close to 45[degrees] (see Figure 1).
Slater's voiceover described an older woman who publicly loses bladder control, a professional escort, and a potential suicide, as Deborah Miller danced the same combination on three chairs set along a diagonal.