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diametric

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adjective di·a·met·ric \ˌdī-ə-ˈme-trik\

Definition of diametric

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or constituting a diameter :  located at the diameter

  2. 2 :  completely opposed :  being at opposite extremes <in diametric contradiction to his claims>

di·a·met·ri·cal·ly play \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


Examples of diametric

  1. <that husband and wife have seemingly diametric personalities, but somehow their marriage works>



1553

First Known Use of diametric

1553

Variants of diametric

or di·a·met·ri·cal play \-tri-kəl\

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