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English definition of “parallel”

parallel

adverb     /ˈpær.ə.lel/ US  /ˈper-/
in a position that is always the same distance from something else: It's a quiet street running (= positioned) parallel to the main road.Describing angles, lines and orientations
(Definition of parallel adverb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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