Word Study
orthogamy | orthognathic | orthognathism | orthognathous | orthogon | orthogonal | orthogonal opposition | orthogonality | orthogonally | orthograph | orthographer

# orthogonal

RELATED WORD :

:
:
or=thog=o=nal

## CIDE DICTIONARY

orthogonala. [Cf. F. orthogonal.].
Right-angled; rectangular; as, an orthogonal intersection of one curve with another.  [1913 Webster]
Orthogonal projection. See under Orthographic.

## OXFORD DICTIONARY

orthogonal, adj. of or involving right angles.

Etymology
F f. orthogone (as ORTHO-, -GON)

## THESAURUS

### orthogonal

cube-shaped, cubed, cubic, cubiform, cuboid, diced, foursquare, normal, oblong, orthodiagonal, orthometric, perpendicular, plumb, plunging, precipitous, quadrangular, quadrate, quadriform, quadrilateral, rectangular, rhombic, rhomboid, right-angle, right-angled, right-angular, sheer, square, steep, straight-up, straight-up-and-down, tetragonal, tetrahedral, trapezohedral, trapezoid, up-and-down

## ROGET THESAURUS

### Verticality

N verticality, erectness, perpendicularity, right angle, normal, azimuth circle, wall, precipice, cliff, elevation, erection, square, plumb line, plummet, vertical, upright, erect, perpendicular, plumb, normal, straight, bolt, upright, rampant, standing up, rectangular, orthogonal, vertically, up, on end, up on end, right on end, a plomb, endwise, one one's legs, at right angles.

### Perpendicularity

N perpendicularity, orthogonality, verticality, orthogonal, perpendicular, rectangular, uncorrelated.

For further exploring for "orthogonal" in Webster Dictionary Online

TIP #18: Strengthen your daily devotional life with NET Bible Daily Reading Plan. [ALL]
created in 0.23 seconds