linear definition

• Of, relating to, or resembling a line; straight.
• In, of, explaining, described by, or pertaining to a straight line.
• Having only one measurement.
• described as, consists of, or focusing drawn outlines versus painterly results.
• Botany slim and elongated with almost parallel margins: a linear leaf.
• getting the as a type of a line; directly.
• Of or associated with lines.
• manufactured in a step-by-step, rational fashion.
• longer and narrow, with almost synchronous edges.
• Of or associated with a class of polynomial associated with type .
• A type of length dimension concerning only 1 spatial measurement (in the place of area or volume).
• Of or regarding a line; consisting of outlines; in a straight path; lineal.
• Like a line; thin; of the identical breadth throughout, except at the extremities.
• reasoning in a step-by-step analytical and logical fashion; contrasted with holistic, i.e. thinking in terms of complex interrelated patterns.
• assessed lengthwise
• designating or involving an equation whose terms are of the first degree
• of or in or along or associated with a line; concerning one measurement
• (of a leaf shape) long and slim
• of a circuit or device having an output which proportional towards feedback
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• Of or related to a line or outlines; composed or comprising outlines: as, linear drawing; linear perspective.
• concerning length only; specifically, in math and physics, concerning dimension in one dimension only, or a sum of such dimensions; concerning just right outlines; unidimensional; for the first degree: because, linear numbers; linear measure.
• In bot., zoöl, and anatomy, like a line or bond; thin; really thin and elongate: as, a linear leaf.
• In prosody, consisting in or regarding a succession of single verses all the same rhythm and size; stichic: as, linear structure; “Paradise missing” is linear in structure.

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