Wednesday, 8 October 2014

ORTHOGONAL

1.a. Designating a right angle; (also) having a right angle; right-angled; rectangular. Now rare
1979   W. Styron Sophie's Choice (2000) 327   The old man..seemed thoroughly exhilarated—the clean bright orthogonal Mondrians bringing special delight to his technician's eye.  OED

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