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collinear

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adjective col·lin·ear \kə-ˈli-nē-ər, kä-\

Definition of collinear

  1. 1 :  lying on or passing through the same straight line

  2. 2 :  having axes lying end to end in a straight line <collinear antenna elements>

collinearity play \-ˌli-nē-ˈer-ə-tē, -ˈa-rə-\ noun


Origin of collinear

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1863


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