noncollinear

adjective
non·​col·​lin·​ear | \ ˌnän-kə-ˈli-nē-ər How to pronounce noncollinear (audio) , -kä-\

Definition of noncollinear

: not collinear:
a : not lying or acting in the same straight line noncollinear forces
b : not having a straight line in common noncollinear planes

First Known Use of noncollinear

1888, in the meaning defined above

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