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nonparallel

(ˌnɒnˈpærəˌlɛl)
adj
not parallel
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Adj.1.nonparallel - of or relating to the sequential performance of multiple operations; "serial processing"
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
asynchronous - not synchronous; not occurring or existing at the same time or having the same period or phase
2.nonparallel - (of e.g. lines or paths) not parallel; converging
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"
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47] who reported about the nonparallel intercalated structure of modified montmorillonite.
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These units each run at 50% capacity under normal operating conditions, reducing the velocities and pressure drops through each individual unit and providing an additional fan energy reduction of 40% (when compared to nonparallel operation).
Here we restrict the finite arrangement P [subset] P to be pairwise skew, that is, pairwise nonintersecting and nonparallel.
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Extension of the consensual assessment technique to nonparallel creative products.
Because of the visibility changes between nonparallel 3D objects for a query interval in the processing of the Continuous Visible Range Query (CVRQ), the important definition control point is used to reduce computational complexity.
This angle of refraction is used to determine the nonparallel direction of incoming rays relative to the posterior surface normal and is used to calculate the angle of incidence for the posterior surface.
The results showed that there was a small degree of cointegration among the mentioned countries in certain periods while the indices were nonparallel in all the periods.
Generally, factor interaction is defined by a nonparallel line in a line graph.
Graphically, the estimated survival curves for a particular scheme will be nonparallel to that of the reference Federal-CSS scheme (curves may intersect).