nonparallel

adjective

non·​par·​al·​lel ˌnän-ˈper-ə-ˌlel How to pronounce nonparallel (audio)
-ˈpa-rə-,
-ləl
: not parallel
a figure with nonparallel sides
two nonparallel lines

Word History

First Known Use

1855, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonparallel was in 1855

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Cite this Entry

“Nonparallel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonparallel. Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

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