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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a state that is ninety degrees from the plane.

Usage examples (36)
  • This red line runs perpendicularly to the green line
  • And even at Södermalm, where the mountain rises perpendicularly from the strand, they began to build.
  • Before long they came to the Bald-Face Bluffs — huge walls of rock which rose perpendicularly from the river.
  • A display popped up, showing the three chosen rocks in a split screen, the dark spikes of the broken missiles sticking out perpendicularly from the surface. for more
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