Meaning of “rectilinear” in the English Dictionary

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"rectilinear" in British English

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rectilinearadjective

uk /ˌrek.tɪˈlɪn.i.ər/ us /ˌrek.təˈlɪn.i.ɚ/ formal

moving in or formed from straight lines:

a rectilinear street plan

(Definition of “rectilinear” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)