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(nou) a straight line at right angles to another line (nou) a Gothic style in 14th and 15th century England; characterized by vertical lines and a four-centered (Tudor) arch and fan vaulting (nou) a cord from which a metal weight is suspended pointing directly to the earth's center of gravity; used to determine the vertical from a given point (nou) an extremely steep face

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The axis of the lens is normally perpendicular to the film.

The nulls are in the axis perpendicular to the plane of the loop.

The planes of the bases are perpendicular to the fiber axis.

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