parallel vs nonparallel


parallel vs nonparallel
nonintersecting onintersecting adj. not sharing a common point; -- of lines, planes, or surfaces. [Narrower terms: {parallel (vs. nonparallel) ]

Syn: nonconvergent. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • nonintersecting — onintersecting adj. not sharing a common point; of lines, planes, or surfaces. [Narrower terms: {parallel (vs. nonparallel) ] Syn: nonconvergent. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English