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linear

adjective  /ˈlɪn·i·ər/ us  

linear adjective (LENGTH)

[not gradable] relating to length, rather than area or volume: This carpet costs $12 per linear foot.

linear adjective (REASONABLE)

(esp. of stories or ideas) continuing in a clear and reasonable way from one part to the next: The book offers excitement, linear plot development, and dramatic descriptions.

linear adjective (LONG MARK)

[not gradable] consisting of or related to straight lines: The garden has very linear paths.
Translations of “linear”
in Chinese (Traditional) 線, 線的,直線的,線性的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 线, 线的,直线的,线性的…
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