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  • n. Plural form of parallelogram.


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  • Hands become parallelograms with lines for fingers.

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  • This game is a classic geometry puzzle (540 in all) that is made up of 7 shapes ranging from triangles of different sizes, squares, and parallelograms.

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  • Tiny parallelograms, each with a facility to shrivel or stretch, to concertina and overlap their neighbour.

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  • At step 4, two parallelograms are “sheared” out of the area, and then, in step 5, those parallelograms are transformed into squares, and, behold! the theorem is proved.


  • At the Batmanglijs 'kitchen table in Georgetown, there are delectable smells: fresh-cut jasmine in a vase, cups of black tea steeped in orange blossom water and a tray of baklava cut into exquisite parallelograms.

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  • But if, Varian thought, there had been the survey, maybe such things as pentadactyl development and aquatic collapsing parallelograms were entirely possible!

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  • "Further, those parallelograms I saw today aren't even vaguely arthropods, which would fit in with the vertebrates we've discovered like the herbivores, predators and even the fliers."

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  • Giselle's face, her neck and chin and cheeks, were crisscrossed with paper cuts, straight intersecting lines that sliced through skin and formed a field of squares, rectangles, parallelograms.

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  • Below, the earth is platted into odd geometrical shapes: scalene triangles and parallelograms of umber, dun and ochre.

    The Spirit Upwelling

  • Her first significant invention was a line-divider, consisting of a series of parallelograms, designed for the purpose of dividing a line into any number of equal parts; while its primary use was likely to be for artists for enlarging and diminishing, it was also useful to architects and engineers.

    Hertha Ayrton.


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