Definitions

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  • adv. In a linear manner.
  • adv. In a straight line.
  • adv. In the manner of a linear function.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a linear manner; with lines.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a linear manner; with lines.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in a linear manner

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Examples

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  • "In our view, investors underestimate Apple because they tend to look at the company 'linearly' when they need to look at Apple 'non-linearly'," wrote analyst Andrew Neff in a note to investors Thursday.

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  • Although the essays are arranged "linearly" so that following the Introduction are the pieces by Gilmartin, Wheatley, Mahoney, and Pfau, they can, of course, be accessed through links on the Contents page in whatever order you choose.

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  • Although the essays are arranged "linearly" so that following the Introduction are the pieces by Reiman, Keach, Morton, and then the response by Brigham, they can, of course, be accessed through links on the Contents page in whatever order you choose.

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  • Strange, I got my first VCR in the late 70s (remember the Betamax?) and have rarely watched TV "linearly" since.

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  • You may be astonished to find out if you've been thinking "linearly" up until now.

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  • Being '' linearly '' independent is a concept from pure mathematics.

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  • Can you say kind of linearly how things tracked July, August, September?

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  • "linearly" with the length of the longest polymer.

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