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conformal

adjective con·for·mal \kən-ˈfr-məl, (ˌ)kän-\

Definition of CONFORMAL

1
:  leaving the size of the angle between corresponding curves unchanged <conformal transformation>
2
of a map :  representing small areas in their true shape

Origin of CONFORMAL

Late Latin conformalis having the same shape, from Latin com- + formalis formal, from forma
First Known Use: 1893

Rhymes with CONFORMAL

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