NOUN | shape | diagonal | (geometry) a straight line connecting any two vertices of a polygon that are not adjacent |
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shape | diagonal, bias | a line or cut across a fabric that is not at right angles to a side of the fabric | |

group | diagonal | an oblique line of squares of the same color on a checkerboard | |

group | diagonal | (mathematics) a set of entries in a square matrix running diagonally either from the upper left to lower right entry or running from the upper right to lower left entry | |

communication | diagonal, solidus, slash, virgule, stroke, separatrix | a punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information | |

ADJECTIVE | all | diagonal | connecting two nonadjacent corners of a plane figure or any two corners of a solid that are not in the same face |

all | diagonal, aslant, aslope, slanted, slanting, sloped, sloping | having an oblique or slanted direction |

Sounds | dayae'gahnahl | |
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Rhymes | abdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl... |

Meaning | Connecting two nonadjacent corners of a plane figure or any two corners of a solid that are not in the same face. | |
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Example | "a diagonal line across the page" | |

Broader | oblique | slanting or inclined in direction or course or position--neither parallel nor perpendicular nor right-angled |

Spanish | diagonal | |

Catalan | diagonal | |

Nouns | diagonal | (geometry) a straight line connecting any two vertices of a polygon that are not adjacent |

Adverbs | diagonally | in a diagonal manner |

Meaning | Having an oblique or slanted direction. | |
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Synonyms | aslant, aslope, slanted, slanting, sloped, sloping | |

Broader | inclined | At an angle to the horizontal or vertical position |

Spanish | diagonal, inclinado, oblicuo, sesgado | |

Catalan | diagonal | |

Nouns | diagonal | an oblique line of squares of the same color on a checkerboard |

diagonal | (mathematics) a set of entries in a square matrix running diagonally either from the upper left to lower right entry or running from the upper right to lower left entry | |

diagonal | a line or cut across a fabric that is not at right angles to a side of the fabric |

Meaning | (geometry) a straight line connecting any two vertices of a polygon that are not adjacent. | |
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Category | geometry | The pure mathematics of points and lines and curves and surfaces |

Broader | straight line | A line traced by a point traveling in a constant direction |

Spanish | diagonal | |

Adjectives | diagonal | connecting two nonadjacent corners of a plane figure or any two corners of a solid that are not in the same face |

Meaning | A line or cut across a fabric that is not at right angles to a side of the fabric. | |
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Synonym | bias | |

Broader | straight line | A line traced by a point traveling in a constant direction |

Spanish | diagonal | |

Catalan | diagonal | |

Adjectives | diagonal | having an oblique or slanted direction |

Meaning | An oblique line of squares of the same color on a checkerboard. | |
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Example | "the bishop moves on the diagonals" | |

Part of | checkerboard, checker board | A board having 64 squares of two alternating colors |

Narrower | main diagonal, principal diagonal | The diagonal of a square matrix running from the upper left entry to the lower right entry |

secondary diagonal | The diagonal of a square matrix running from the lower left entry to the upper right entry | |

Broader | line | A formation of people or things one behind another |

line | A formation of people or things one beside another | |

Spanish | diagonal | |

Adjectives | diagonal | having an oblique or slanted direction |

Meaning | (mathematics) a set of entries in a square matrix running diagonally either from the upper left to lower right entry or running from the upper right to lower left entry. | |
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Category | mathematics, math, maths | A science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic / logic of quantity and shape and arrangement |

Part of | square matrix | A matrix with the same number of rows and columns |

Broader | set | (mathematics) an abstract collection of numbers or symbols |

Spanish | diagonal | |

Adjectives | diagonal | having an oblique or slanted direction |

Verbs | diagonalize, diagonalise | transform a matrix to a diagonal matrix |

Meaning | A punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information. | |
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Synonyms | solidus, slash, virgule, stroke, separatrix | |

Broader | punctuation, punctuation mark | The marks used to clarify meaning / meaning by indicating separation of words into sentences and clauses and phrases |

Spanish | barra, barra oblicua | |

Catalan | barra |

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