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Common misspellings for parallel

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Definitions of parallel

  1.   Extended in the same direction, and in all parts equally distant; as, parallel lines; parallel planes.
  2.   To be a parallel for; place parallel to, or in comparison with.
  3.   A line which, throughout its whole extent, is equidistant from another line; a parallel line, a parallel plane, etc.
  4.   Extended in the same direction, and in all parts equally distant; having the same direction or tendency; running in accordance with something; resembling in essential particulars; similar.
  5.   Having a like course; similar.
  6.   A line which is equidistant from another line throughout its whole length; a line on the globe marking latitude; anything equal to another in all essentia] particulars; resemblance; a comparison made.
  7.   Conformity continued through many particulars or in all essential points; resemblance; similarity.
  8.   Equally distant at every point; similar in direction or aim.
  9.   Extending or lying in the same direction.
  10.   Having the same direction or tendency; running side by side; being in accordance ( with); tending to the same result; - used with to and with.
  11.   A comparison made; elaborate tracing of similarity; as, Johnson's parallel between Dryden and Pope.
  12.   make or place parallel to something; " They paralleled the ditch to the highway"
  13.   ( computer science) of or relating to the simultaneous performance of multiple operations; " parallel processing"
  14.   One of a series of long trenches constructed before a besieged fortress, by the besieging force, as a cover for troops supporting the attacking batteries. They are roughly parallel to the line of outer defenses of the fortress.
  15.   being everywhere equidistant and not intersecting; " parallel lines never converge"; " concentric circles are parallel"; " dancers in two parallel rows"
  16.   To produce or adduce as a parallel.
  17.   To be parallel; to correspond; to be like.
  18.   of or relating to the simultaneous performance of multiple operations; " parallel processing"
  19.   A character consisting of two parallel vertical lines ( thus, ) used in the text to direct attention to a similarly marked note in the margin or at the foot of a page.
  20.   A line equidistant at every point from another; likeness.
  21.   A line which, throughout its whole extent, is equidistant from another line; circles on the terrestrial sphere parallel to the equator; direction conformable to that of another line; likeness; comparison; a counterpart.
  22.   A line equally distant at all points from another line; resemblance.
  23.   Trenches in front of a fortified place parallel to the defences.
  24.   To place so as to be parallel: to correspond to:- pr. p. paralleling or or parallelling; pa. p. paralleled or parallelled.
  25.   A line extending in the same direction with and equidistant at all points from another line.
  26.   Lying side by side, and having always an equal distance from one another; having the same direction; equal in all essential points; like; similar.
  27.   To place or lay in the same direction, equally distant at all points; correspond to; equal.
  28.   Essential likeness; something like or equal to another; a match.
  29.   That arrangement of an electrical system in which all positive poles, electrodes, terminals, etc., are joined to one conductor, and all negative poles, etc., to another conductor; - called also multiple. Opposed to series.
  30.   Direction conformable to that of another line,
  31.   duplicate or match; " The polished surface twinned his face and chest in reverse"
  32.   To place or set so as to be parallel; to place so as to be parallel to, or to conform in direction with, something else.
  33.   an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
  34.   be parallel to; " Their roles are paralleled by ours"
  35.   To correspond to.
  36.   Fig.: To make to conform to something else in character, motive, aim, or the like.
  37.   Lying side by side; extended in the same direction and equally distant from each other at all points; as, parallel lines; having the same course; similar; corresponding.
  38.   Side by side: ( geom.) extended in the same direction and equidistant in all parts: with the same direction or tendency: running in accordance with: resembling in all essential points: like or similar.
  39.   To equal; to match; to correspond to.
  40.   Anything equal to, or resembling, another in all essential particulars; a counterpart.
  41.   To place or set so as to be parallel; to equal; to resemble; to compare.
  42.   One of the imaginary circles on the surface of the earth, parallel to the equator, marking the latitude; also, the corresponding line on a globe or map.
  43.   Continuing a resemblance through many particulars; applicable in all essential parts; like; similar; as, a parallel case; a parallel passage.
  44.   A line always equidistant from another: a line marking latitude: likeness: a comparison: counterpart: ( mil.) in pl. the trenches, generally dug parallel with the outline of the fortress.
  45.   something having the property of being analogous to something else
  46.   To place parallel; to equal; to correspond to; to be equal to; to compare. Parallel ruler, a mathematical instrument formed of two equal rulers, movable about joints, but always remaining parallel.

Antonyms for parallel

crabwise, noninterchangeable, distinguishable, cata-cornered, nonequivalent, graded, unconnected, unalike, unrelated, slantwise, inclined, other, catty-corner, unlike, various, orthogonal, distinctive, cant, distinct, asynchronous, Tilting, Raked, rectangular, nonparallel, sloping, kitty-corner, tilted, nonidentical, sloped, slanted, catacorner, oblique, catercorner, different, varying, sideways, cater-cornered, inexact, diagonal, kitty-cornered, bias, imprecise, variable, normal, Oblique-angled, varied, listing, perpendicular, disparate, canted, catty-cornered, leaning, inaccurate, right, dissimilar, diverse, distant.

Quotes of parallel

  1. I live my life parallel with my work, and they are both equally important. I'm always amazed how much people talk about celebrity and fame. I don't understand the attraction. – Cate Blanchett
  2. And there is the headlight, shining far down the track, glinting off the steel rails that, like all parallel lines, will meet in infinity, which is after all where this train is going. – Bruce Catton
  3. It was immediately clear to me that security was a cross -cutting issue, so rather than dividing the space up in parallel with each of the other areas, I wanted security cut across the areas in addition to having its own content. – Steve Crocker
  4. In my next life, I want to be tall and thin, parallel park and make good coffee. But for now, I have lots of stuff to work out in my life, but I'll have that until the day I die. I want to write more books. – Paula Danziger
  5. I see a lot of patterns in our behavior as a nation that parallel a lot of other historical processes. – Maynard James Keenan
  6. The parallel development in American blues to the British movement has resulted in Johnny Winters. – Alexis Korner
  7. We started at once to dig our trenches, half of my platoon stepping forward abreast, the men being placed an arm's length apart. After laying their rifles down, barrels pointing to the enemy, a line was drawn behind the row of rifles and parallel to it. – Fritz Kreisler
  8. My first dream as a child was to become a pilot. My second dream was to become an astronomer, and I pursued in parallel efforts and studies in these two areas. – Claude Nicollier
  9. There's a need to keep the history of an artform going, parallel with the new work that's being done. – Hal Price
  10. If I had parallel lives to pursue, I would also want one as a painter. – Norman Spinrad
  11. Before this address to my countrymen is closed, I beg leave to observe, that as a new century has dawned upon us, the mind is naturally led ot contemplate the great events that have run parallel with and have just closed the last. – Mercy Otis Warren
  12. The New Deal is plainly an attempt to achieve a working socialism and avert a social collapse in America; it is extraordinarily parallel to the successive 'policies' and 'Plans' of the Russian experiment. Americans shirk the word 'socialism', but what else can one call it? – H. G. Wells
  13. If I could live a parallel life, I would be a sitcom star; being in front of a live audience would be great. – Scott Wolf

Usage examples for parallel

  1. Mark, now, the parallel – The Young Man and the World by Albert J. Beveridge
  2. But it may be doubted whether the parallel thus drawn will hold good strictly, and in all cases. ” – Critiques and Addresses by Thomas Henry Huxley
  3. Starting near Delaware Bay, it extended parallel with the ocean as far north as the lower portion of the present Monmouth County and formed a region about seventy- five miles long and thirty miles wide. ” – The Quaker Colonies A Chronicle of the Proprietors of the Delaware, Volume 8 in The Chronicles Of America Series by Sydney G. Fisher
  4. The main body continued along the right bank parallel with Cobbe's party. ” – With Kelly to Chitral by William George Laurence Beynon
  5. The needle will arrange itself parallel to the bar magnet. ” – Electricity and Magnetism Nature's Miracles, Vol. III. by Elisha Gray
  6. “ I breathed a sigh of relief when we left the 87th parallel behind. ” – My Attainment of the Pole by Frederick A. Cook
  7. There, her own game and Kate's ran parallel – The Readjustment by Will Irwin
  8. Parallel cases of legend- construction readily suggest themselves. ” – Jewish Literature and Other Essays by Gustav Karpeles
  9. Omitting these, I would here say of the two examples given, that they are not parallel instances. ” – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  10. They were then obliged to try the thirtieth parallel as long as possible, instead of, as formerly, the thirty- seventh. ” – The Former Philippines thru Foreign Eyes by Tomás de Comyn Fedor Jagor Rudolf Ludwig Carl Virchow Charles Wilkes
  11. Great hills run roughly parallel to the river course, but leave a wide plain between themselves and it. ” – With Rimington by L. March Phillipps
  12. The sides of a claim shall be two parallel lines run as nearly as possible at right angles to the stream. ” – All about the Klondyke gold mines by J. Armoy Knox J. G. Pratt
  13. They run in parallel lines. ” – Quiet Talks on Power by S.D. Gordon
  14. “ I mentioned Mr. Thistleton, sir, because his was in some respects a parallel case to the present one. ” – My Man Jeeves by P. G. Wodehouse
  15. The single reason has its parallel in our own day. ” – Strange True Stories of Louisiana by George Washington Cable
  16. It is quite natural that Du Camp should go parallel with you in a series of observations and ideas, that does not mean anything. ” – The George Sand-Gustave Flaubert Letters by George Sand, Gustave Flaubert Translated by A.L. McKensie
  17. The parallel passage in ver. ” – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions. Vol. 2 by Ernst Hengstenberg
  18. But the cases are not exactly parallel – The Life and Works of Friedrich Schiller by Calvin Thomas
  19. They rose no more than a thousand feet at first, and then swept parallel with the ground. ” – Tarrano the Conqueror by Raymond King Cummings
  20. Not with any disdain, with no passion: such a line as she herself pursued she indicated to him on a neighbouring parallel – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith