HyperDic: orthogonal

English > 3 senses of the word orthogonal:
ADJECTIVEallorthogonal, extraneous, immaterial, impertinentnot pertinent to the matter under consideration / consideration
allorthogonalstatistically unrelated
allorthogonal, rectangularhaving a set of mutually perpendicular axes
orthogonal > pronunciation
Soundsaorthao'gahnahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > orthogonal: 3 senses > adjective 1
Meaningnot pertinent to the matter under consideration / consideration.
Synonymsextraneous, immaterial, impertinent
BroaderirrelevantHaving no bearing on or connection with the subject / subject / subject at issue
Spanishinmaterial, irrelevante, ortogonal
Catalanestrany, irrellevant
English > orthogonal: 3 senses > adjective 2
Meaningstatistically unrelated.
Broaderunrelatedlacking a logical or causal relation
Catalanortogonal
English > orthogonal: 3 senses > adjective 3
MeaningHaving a set of mutually perpendicular axes; meeting / meeting at right angles.
Example"wind and sea may displace the ship's center of gravity along three orthogonal axes"
Synonymrectangular
Broaderperpendicularintersecting at or forming right angles
Spanishortogonal, rectangular
Catalanortogonal, rectangular
Nounsorthogonalitythe quality of lying or intersecting at right angles

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