French translation of 'perpendicular'
[line, surface] perpendiculaire
to be perpendicular to sth être perpendiculaire à qch
the perpendicular la perpendiculaire
to restore sth to the perpendicular remettre qch à la verticale
The pillar had been restored to the perpendicular. Le pilier avait été remis à la verticale.
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The kill shot would have been to the side of Joaquín's head, as Matthew was perpendicular to him on the same row of graves.A KING'S RANSOM (2002)
At the bottom, perpendicular to the title, the author's last name appeared in tiny letters: Theron.DOUBTING THOMAS (2002)
The rain began falling more heavily, in thick perpendicular sheets.COMPULSION (2002)
The minutely balanced works, the gnomon fitted to the perpendicular plane, would be far beyond their grasp.THE RIVAL QUEENS: A COUNTESS ASHBY DE LA ZOUCHE MYSTERY (2002)
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Translation of perpendicular from the Collins English to French Dictionary