Definitions of linear

  1. LINEARLY. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  2. of or in or along or relating to a line; involving a single dimension; "a linear foot" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. designating or involving an equation whose terms are of the first degree Wordnet Dictionary DB
  4. Like a line; narrow; of the same breadth throughout, except at the extremities; as, a linear leaf. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Pertaining to, or composed of, lines; narrow. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. Threadlike. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.
  7. Of or belonging to a line: consisting of or having the form of lines: straight. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  8. Pertaining to or composed of lines. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. Pertaining to a line; consisting of lines; in a straight direction; like a line; slender Linear perspective, that which regards only the positions, magnitudes, and forms of objects. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for linear

  1. The median is obtained by arranging the values in linear series from the smallest to the greatest and taking the middle one. – Mentally Defective Children by Alfred Binet Théodore Simon
  2. Leaves: Small, linear alternately scattered along stem, or oblong in pairs or threes on leafy sterile shoots. – Wild Flowers Worth Knowing by Neltje Blanchan et al