from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adv. In an orthogonal manner; perpendicularly; at right angles
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. Perpendicularly; at right angles.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Perpendicularly; at right angles; with right angles.
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More orthogonally, my fantasy The Dragons of the Cuyahoga was actually inspired by a SF novel, In The Cube by David Alexander Smith.
A non-sacred, state-recognized contract certified by a state authorized agent orthogonally dressed up with whatever ritual elements, religious or not, you want to throw on top to call it “marriage” by your own definition.
I'd say its peculiar starting place -- the crossover between erotic fetish and violent automobile crashes -- is deliberately taken orthogonally from what the reader might expect I suppose the reader might expect a novel about sexual sado-masochism into uncannier realms, where it is not just violence upon the body but the machine, and death, that constitute our erotic life.
Your hypothetical global criminal would need to bring the asteroid down on and allow the transglobal vulcanism to well up on 2 enemy states orthogonally positioned, while his own state was offset 1/4 of an earth circumference from the target states.
All pieces, except the knight, move either orthogonally (that is, forward, backward, or to the side), or diagonally.
Areas: An area is defined as a set of 1 or more cards, all of the same suit, all touching orthogonally.
Playing a card: All cards played must touch orthogonally at least one other card on the table.
If you're trying to get some fall off from a soft but otherwise splodgy light: I'd try dropping some strategic flags black so as not to bounce light elsewhere in the room between the softened light and the face, arranged orthogonally.
These steps are also counted orthogonally, however empty spaces count as steps for this calculation.
Steps are counted orthogonally, and may not repeat spaces, cross over empty spaces, or cross over your opponent's piece.