collinear

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

Definition of collinear 

1 : lying on or passing through the same straight line

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

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

First Known Use of collinear

1863, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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