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nonintersecting

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Not intersecting.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. not sharing a common point; -- of lines, planes, or surfaces.

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

  • adj. (of lines, planes, or surfaces) never meeting or crossing

Etymologies

non- +‎ intersecting (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • In our house, genetics rears its twisty DNA head in the differences between my two boys, who could easily be described in terms of nonintersecting circles in a Venn diagram, the nonintersection being the important part.

    Sugar and Spice

  • Use an angled pin as with the cone, but position it so that its axis and the cutting wire are skew lines: nonintersecting lines in different planes.

    MAKE Magazine

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