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 Antonyms of adj nonparallel2 senses of nonparallel Sense 1serial, in series (predicate), nonparallel -- (of or relating to the sequential performance of multiple operations; "serial processing")INDIRECT (VIA asynchronous) -> synchronous, synchronal, synchronic -- (occurring or existing at the same time or having the same period or phase; "recovery was synchronous with therapy"- Jour.A.M.A.; "a synchronous set of clocks"; "the synchronous action of a bird's wings in flight"; "synchronous oscillations")Sense 2nonparallel -- ((of e.g. lines or paths) not parallel; converging)INDIRECT (VIA perpendicular, oblique) -> parallel -- (being everywhere equidistant and not intersecting; "parallel lines never converge"; "concentric circles are parallel"; "dancers in two parallel rows")INDIRECT (VIA oblique, parallel) -> perpendicular -- (intersecting at or forming right angles; "the axes are perpendicular to each other")Similarity of adj nonparallel2 senses of nonparallel Sense 1serial, in series (predicate), nonparallel -- (of or relating to the sequential performance of multiple operations; "serial processing")       => asynchronous (vs. synchronous) -- (not synchronous; not occurring or existing at the same time or having the same period or phase)Sense 2nonparallel -- ((of e.g. lines or paths) not parallel; converging)       => oblique (vs. parallel) (vs. perpendicular) -- (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") 2024, Cloud WordNet Browser