# HyperDic: parallel

ADJECTIVE NOUN VERB all parallel being everywhere equidistant and not intersecting all parallel of or relating to the simultaneous performance of multiple operations attribute parallel, analogue, analog something having the property of being analogous to something else location parallel, latitude, line of latitude, parallel of latitude an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator shape parallel (mathematics) one of a set of parallel geometric figures (parallel lines or planes) stative parallel be parallel to change parallel, collimate make or place parallel to something stative parallel, twin, duplicate duplicate or match
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Meaning Examples everywhere equidistant and not intersecting. "parallel lines never converge" "concentric circles are parallel" "dancers in two parallel rows" antiparallel (especially of vectors) parallel but oppositely directed collateral situated or running side by side nonconvergent, nonintersecting (of lines, planes, or surfaces) never / never meeting / meeting or crossing comparable able to be compared or worthy of comparison symmetrical, symmetric Having similarity in size, shape, and relative position of corresponding / corresponding parts oblique slanting or inclined in direction or course or position--neither parallel nor perpendicular nor right-angled perpendicular intersecting at or forming right angles paralela, paralelo paral·lel
Meaning Example Of or relating to the simultaneous performance of multiple operations. "parallel processing" computer science, computing The branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures synchronous, synchronal, synchronic Occurring or existing at the same time or having the same period or phase paralelo, simultáneo paral·lel
Meaning Synonyms Something having the property of being analogous to something else. analogue, analog echo A close parallel of a feeling, idea, style, etc. similarity The quality of being similar análogo anàleg, analògic parallel be parallel to
Meaning Synonyms An imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator. latitude, line of latitude, parallel of latitude horse latitude Either of two belts or regions near 30 degrees north or 30 degrees south polar circle A line of latitude at the north or south poles tropic Either of two parallels of latitude about 23.5 degrees to the north and south of the equator representing the points farthest north and south at which the sun can shine directly overhead and constituting the boundaries of the Torrid Zone or tropics line A spatial location defined by a real or imaginary unidimensional extent latitud, paralelo latitud, paral·lel
Meaning Example (mathematics) one of a set of parallel geometric figures (parallel lines or planes). "parallels never meet" mathematics, math, maths A science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic / logic of quantity and shape and arrangement figure A combination of points and lines and planes that form a visible palpable shape
Meaning Pattern Be parallel to. Something ----s something "Their roles are paralleled by ours" match, fit, correspond, check, jibe, gibe, tally, agree satisfy a condition or restriction parallel something having the property of being analogous to something else
Meaning Pattern make or place parallel to something. Somebody ----s something; Something ----s something "They paralleled the ditch to the highway" collimate change, alter, modify Cause to change
Meaning Pattern duplicate or match. Something ----s something twin, duplicate match, fit, correspond, check, jibe, gibe, tally, agree satisfy a condition or restriction duplicar, hacer un paralelo, hermanar, reflejar