ADJECTIVE | all | linear, additive | designating or involving an equation whose terms are of the first degree |
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all | linear, one-dimensional | of or in or along or relating to a line | |

all | linear, analogue, analog | of a circuit or device having an output that is proportional to the input | |

all | linear, elongate | (of a leaf shape) long and narrow | |

all | linear, running | measured lengthwise |

Sounds | lih'niyer | |
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Rhymes | anterior ... worrier: 48 rhymes with iyer... |

Meaning | Designating or involving an equation whose terms are of the first degree. | |
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Synonym | additive | |

Category | mathematics, math, maths | A science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic / logic of quantity and shape and arrangement |

Narrower | bilinear | linear with respect to each of two variables or positions |

Opposite | nonlinear | Designating or involving an equation whose terms are not of the first degree |

Spanish | lineal | |

Catalan | lineal | |

Nouns | linearity | the property of having one dimension |

Adverbs | linearly | in a linear manner |

Meaning | Of or in or along or relating to a line; involving a single dimension. | |
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Example | "a linear measurement" | |

Synonym | one-dimensional | |

Narrower | collinear | lying on the same line |

lineal | Arranged in a line | |

linelike | resembling a line | |

rectilinear, rectilineal | Characterized by a straight ... / straight line or lines | |

Opposite | cubic, three-dimensional | Having three dimensions |

planar, two-dimensional | Involving two dimensions | |

Spanish | lineal, unidimensional | |

Catalan | lineal, unidimensional |

Meaning | Of a circuit or device having an output that is proportional to the input. | |
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Example | "linear amplifier" | |

Synonyms | analogue, analog | |

Category | electronics | The branch of physics that deals with the emission and effects of electrons and with the use of electronic devices |

Opposite | digital | Of a circuit or device that represents magnitudes in digits |

Spanish | analógico | |

Catalan | analògic |

Meaning | (of a leaf shape) long and narrow. | |
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Synonym | elongate | |

Broader | simple, unsubdivided | (botany) of leaf shapes |

Spanish | lineal | |

Catalan | linear |

Meaning | Measured lengthwise. | |
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Synonym | running | |

Broader | lengthwise, lengthways | Running or extending in the direction of the length of a thing |

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