skew lines

plural noun

Definition of skew lines

: straight lines that do not intersect and are not in the same plane

First Known Use of skew lines

1952, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of skew lines was in 1952

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“Skew lines.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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