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Related to catacorner: machination, alleviated, they'd
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|Adj.||1.||catacorner - slanted across a polygon on a diagonal line; "set off in a catty-corner direction across the vacant lot"|
cata-cornered, catercorner, cater-cornered, catty-corner, catty-cornered, kitty-corner, kitty-cornered
oblique - slanting or inclined in direction or course or position--neither parallel nor perpendicular nor right-angled; "the oblique rays of the winter sun"; "acute and obtuse angles are oblique angles"; "the axis of an oblique cone is not perpendicular to its base"