Adjective(1) characterized by a straight line or lines
(1) The former is seen in the rectilinear and symmetrical designs, including some carvings and moldings that are formed with characteristic Regency strapwork, grotesques, and classical motifs from antiquity.(2) He has designed gardens in keeping with minimal art - and also with the simple, rectilinear logic of early-twentieth-century industrial architecture.(3) Her first painting in an abstract style, A Quiet Place, suggests an ambiguously defined courtyard flanked by rectilinear columns and passageways.(4) Slate floor tiles and boxlike built-in cherry wall cabinets - some of which are open for display - establish the room's rectilinear frame.(5) Straight lines meet curved; rectilinear bases rise to occasional arches and on up to golden domes.(6) I worked out the equivalent points on a rectilinear grid using trigonometry.(7) The third law says that the motion of any moving body tends to be rectilinear , even if in fact it is circular or curved through collision.(8) Hints of rectilinear buildings raise the possibility that the village may have switched to more Roman architectural styles in the latter part of the Roman period.(9) The lenses were reported as the largest ever ground for photographic work-the telescopic rectilinear lens being 11 feet equivalent focus.(10) ├ö├ç├┐The interconnecting and in part rectilinear character of the network of white lines does not suggest origin by chemical inhibition,├ö├ç├û Wells suggested.(11) The open atrium acoustically separates this curved form from the main rectilinear block that houses the National Library collections in a flexible framework of levels.(12) Flattened columns measuring about 2 feet in height, they feature irregular curves wedded to a rectilinear vertical edge - a motif echoed in some of the paintings.(13) The mid-portion of the pressure-volume curve appears to be virtually rectilinear .(14) A software algorithm corrects the side view for magnification distortion and converts the image to rectilinear coordinates.(15) The clean lines of the rectilinear podium maintain a relationship with the low-rise, urban fabric of the city.(16) Inside the layout was rectilinear , with small single-room square houses lining the ramparts and a series of straight streets.
1. rectilineal ::
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