Meaning of DIAGONAL in English

DIAGONAL

adjective

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ NOUN

line

They fly in long diagonal lines or large V-shapes.

An interactive video explains the significance of the symbols and the logic of their arrangement along vertical, horizontal and diagonal lines .

His head was shaved, and he had diagonal lines of green and red painted down his face.

Bold rather than technical, it strikes a diagonal line across the wall to the right of Engineers Slabs.

The diagonal line forms the jabot effect.

Insert another carnation in a diagonal line with the tiger lilies.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

He drew a diagonal line across the page

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

For a diagonal matrix D having all its diagonal elements different, it follows that C must then also be diagonal.

Forward seat belts each comprised a two-piece lap strap, fastened by a buckle, and an inertial reel diagonal shoulder strap.

Horizontal or diagonal branches produce more flowering shoots, and therefore more fruit, than vertical ones.

New dimensions Adding diagonal ribbons creates a new dimension.

On the white-painted wall of the lobby were several outsize representations of lighted cigarettes with a diagonal red line drawn through them.

Patterns include lots of stripes, many of them worked in diagonal or chevron patterns.

Six to eight diagonal transverse bands lie on the upper half of the body.

This equation has a different, but still diagonal , metric tensor.

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