Results for perpendicular

Definitions of perpendicular:

part of speech: adjective

Exactly upright: extending in a straight line toward the centre of the earth: ( geom.) at right angles to a given line or surface.

part of speech: adverb

Perpendicularly.

part of speech: adjective

Hanging or extending in a right line from any point; at right angles to any plane or line; vertical.

part of speech: noun

An upright line; a line at right angles with another.

part of speech: noun

Perpendicularity.

part of speech: noun

A perpendicular line or plane.

part of speech: adjective

At right angles to a line or surface; upright.

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