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  Words related to parallel

Related / Similar Words: analogue, analog, latitude, line of latitude, parallel of latitude, collimate, twin, duplicate

 

Definition:
  • something having the property of being analogous to something else;
  • an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator;
  • make or place parallel to something; "They paralleled the ditch to the highway";
  • be parallel to; "Their roles are paralleled by ours";
  • duplicate or match; "The polished surface twinned his face and chest in reverse";
  • being everywhere equidistant and not intersecting; "parallel lines never converge"; "concentric circles are parallel"; "dancers in two parallel rows";
  • of or relating to the simultaneous performance of multiple operations; "parallel processing";

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    See Also: comparable, symmetrical, symmetric

     

    Hyponyms: polar circle, horse latitude, tropic

     

    Derivational Morphology: analogue, analog, counterpart, similitude, twin

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 平行   Dutch: evenwijdig  
    Esperanto: paralela   Finnish: rinnakkainen  
    French: parallèle   German: parallel  
    Greek: παράλληλος   Hungarian: párhuzamos  
    Italian: parallelo   Japanese: 平行  
    Korean: 평행의   Polish: równoległy  
    Portuguese: paralelo   Russian: параллельный  
    Spanish: paralelo   Swedish: parallell  
     
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