Synonyms

1. parallel-veined_leaf

noun. a leaf whose veins run in parallel from the stem.

Synonyms

  • leaf
  • leafage

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2. processing

noun. ['ˈprɑːsɛsɪŋ'] preparing or putting through a prescribed procedure.

Synonyms

  • developing
  • refining
  • refinement
  • physical process
  • process
  • blowing
  • purification
  • vulcanization
  • data processing
  • development

Antonyms

  • imperfection
  • evolution
  • increment
  • irreversible process

3. parallel

adjective. ['ˈpɛrəˌlɛl'] being everywhere equidistant and not intersecting.

Synonyms

  • symmetric
  • antiparallel
  • nonintersecting
  • collateral
  • symmetrical
  • nonconvergent

Antonyms

  • incomparable
  • perpendicular
  • oblique
  • differ

Etymology

  • παράλληλος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. parallel

noun. ['ˈpɛrəˌlɛl'] something having the property of being analogous to something else.

Synonyms

  • echo
  • analog
  • similarity

Antonyms

  • disjoin
  • unbalance
  • juvenile
  • derestrict

Etymology

  • παράλληλος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

5. parallel

verb. ['ˈpɛrəˌlɛl'] be parallel to.

Synonyms

  • match
  • jibe
  • check
  • agree
  • fit
  • gibe
  • correspond

Antonyms

  • unmuzzle
  • fall short of
  • unhealthy
  • ill

Etymology

  • παράλληλος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

6. parallel

noun. ['ˈpɛrəˌlɛl'] an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator.

Synonyms

  • parallel of latitude
  • polar circle
  • latitude
  • line
  • horse latitude
  • tropic

Antonyms

  • action
  • activeness
  • attack
  • start

Etymology

  • παράλληλος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

7. parallel

verb. ['ˈpɛrəˌlɛl'] make or place parallel to something.

Synonyms

  • alter
  • modify
  • change

Antonyms

  • different
  • refuse
  • dissent
  • defuse

Etymology

  • παράλληλος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

8. parallel

adjective. ['ˈpɛrəˌlɛl'] of or relating to the simultaneous performance of multiple operations.

Synonyms

  • synchronous
  • synchronic

Antonyms

  • fall back
  • unearned run
  • earned run

Etymology

  • παράλληλος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

9. parallel

noun. ['ˈpɛrəˌlɛl'] (mathematics) one of a set of parallel geometric figures (parallel lines or planes).

Antonyms

  • mismatched

Etymology

  • παράλληλος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

10. parallel

verb. ['ˈpɛrəˌlɛl'] duplicate or match.

Synonyms

  • match
  • jibe
  • check
  • twin
  • duplicate
  • agree
  • fit
  • gibe
  • correspond

Antonyms

  • unfit
  • unsound
  • inappropriate
  • unready

Etymology

  • παράλληλος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

Example sentences of the word parallel-processing


1. Noun Phrase
Multitasking boils down to performing multiple tasks at the same time or, in computer jargon, engaging in parallel processing.

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