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Examples of rectilinear in a sentence
the rectilinear skyline of a modern city
Origin and Etymology of rectilinear
Late Latin rectilineus, from Latin rectus + linea line
First Known Use: 1651
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Definition of rectilinear for English Language Learners
: made with straight lines : having many straight lines
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