nonintersecting
nonintersecting onintersecting adj. not sharing a common point; -- of lines, planes, or surfaces. [Narrower terms: {parallel (vs. nonparallel) ]

Syn: nonconvergent. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • nonintersecting — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • nonintersecting — adjective Not intersecting In Euclidean geometry, nonintersecting lines are always parallel. See Also: nonintersection …   Wiktionary

  • nonintersecting — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • nonintersecting — adj. not intersecting, not crossing, not dividing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nonintersecting — non·intersecting …   English syllables

  • nonintersecting — non in•ter•sect′ing adj …   From formal English to slang

  • nonintersecting — adjective (of lines, planes, or surfaces) never meeting or crossing • Syn: ↑nonconvergent • Similar to: ↑parallel * * * “+ adjective : not intersecting * * * adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • parallel vs nonparallel — nonintersecting onintersecting adj. not sharing a common point; of lines, planes, or surfaces. [Narrower terms: {parallel (vs. nonparallel) ] Syn: nonconvergent. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Longest uncrossed knight's path — The longest uncrossed (or nonintersecting) knight s path is a mathematical problem involving a knight on a standard 8 times; 8 chessboard or, more generally, on a square n times; n board. The problem is to find the longest path the knight can… …   Wikipedia

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