rectilinear Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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rectilinearadjective

uk   /ˌrek.tɪˈlɪn.i.ər/  us   /-təˈlɪn.i.ɚ/ formal
moving in or ​formed from ​straightlines: a rectilinear ​streetplan
(Definition of rectilinear from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rectilinear”
in Chinese (Simplified) 直线运动的, 成直线的, 直线构成的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 直線運動的, 成直線的, 直線構成的…
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