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parallel
'pærə,lɛl
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Being everywhere equidistant and not intersecting.
  2. Of or relating to the simultaneous performance of multiple operations.
(名) As a noun
  1. Something having the property of being analogous to something else.
  2. An imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator.
  3. One of a set of parallel geometric figures (parallel lines or planes).
(动) As a verb
  1. Make or place parallel to something.
  2. Be parallel to.
  3. Duplicate or match.
Hyphenationpar•al•lel
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (名) noun, (动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb
Matching Results
平行píngxíngparallel; of equal rank; simultaneous
对比duìbǐto contrast; contrast; ratio
相似xiāngsìto resemble; similar; like; resemblance; similarity
相比xiāngbǐto compare
骈俪piánlìparallel (sentences); parallel prose
纬圈wěiquānline of latitude; parallel
纬线圈wěixiàn quānline of latitude; parallel
pián(of a pair of horses) to pull side by side; to be side by side; to be fused together; parallel (literary style); (Chinese surname)
纬线wěixiànwoof; line of latitude; parallel
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