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Synonyms and antonyms for perpendicular

1. perpendicular (adj.)

intersecting at or forming right angles

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2. perpendicular (adj.)

extremely steep

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3. perpendicular (adj.)

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

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4. perpendicular (n.)

an extremely steep face

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5. perpendicular (n.)

a Gothic style in 14th and 15th century England; characterized by vertical lines and a four-centered (Tudor) arch and fan vaulting

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6. perpendicular (n.)

a cord from which a metal weight is suspended pointing directly to the earth's center of gravity; used to determine the vertical from a given point

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7. perpendicular (n.)

a straight line at right angles to another line

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