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nonintersecting

(ˌnɒnɪntəˈsɛktɪŋ)
adj
not intersecting, having paths that do not cross or intersect
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Adj.1.nonintersecting - (of lines, planes, or surfaces) never meeting or crossing
parallel - being everywhere equidistant and not intersecting; "parallel lines never converge"; "concentric circles are parallel"; "dancers in two parallel rows"
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