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perpendicular

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English

Pronunciation

  • (RP) enPR: pû(r)"pəndĭ'kyələ, IPA: /ˌpɜː(ɹ).pənˈdɪk.jə.lə(ɹ)/, SAMPA: /%p3:(r).p@n"dIk.j@.l@(r)/
  • (US) IPA: /pɜɹ.pɛn.dɪ.ku.l3r/, /p3r.pɛn.dɪ.ku.lɑɹ/; SAMPA: /p3r.pEn.dI.ku.l3r/, /p3r.pEn.dI.ku.lAr/
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Adjective

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perpendicular

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  1. (geometry) At or forming a right angle (to).
    In most houses, the walls are perpendicular to the floor

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Noun

Singular
perpendicular

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perpendicular ({{{1}}})
  1. (geometry) A line or plane that is perpendicular to another.
  2. A device such as a plumb line that is used in making or marking a perpendicular line.

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Portuguese

Adjective

perpendicular

  1. perpendicular.

Noun

perpendicular f.

  1. perpendicular.

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