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General dictionaries General (34 matching dictionaries)
  1. parallel: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. parallel, parallel: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. parallel: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. parallel: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. parallel: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. parallel, parallel, parallel: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Parallel, parallel: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. parallel, parallel (line): Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. parallel: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. parallel: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. parallel: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. parallel: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. parallel: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. parallel: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. parallel (adj.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. parallel: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. parallel: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Parallel (EP), Parallel (album), Parallel (disambiguation), Parallel (geometry), Parallel (latitude), Parallel (manga), Parallel (operator), Parallel (video), Parallel, The Parallel: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Parallel: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. parallel: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. parallel: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. parallel, parallel, parallel: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. parallel: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. Parallel: E Cobham Brewer, The Reader's Handbook [home, info]
  25. Parallel: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  26. parallel: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  27. parallel: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  28. parallel: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  29. parallel: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  30. parallel: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  31. parallel: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  32. parallel: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. parallel: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  2. PARALLEL: Technical Glossary of Theatre Terms [home, info]
  3. parallel: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Parallel: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  2. parallel: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  3. parallel: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. parallel: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  2. parallel: CCI Computer [home, info]
  3. parallel: Computer Telephony & Electronics Dictionary and Glossary [home, info]
  4. Parallel (latitude), parallel: Encyclopedia [home, info]
  5. Parallel: Computer Glossart and Terminologies [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. parallel: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. parallel: Encyclopedia of Graphic Symbols [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. parallel: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]
  2. Parallel: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]
  3. parallel: MATH SPOKEN HERE! [home, info]
  4. parallel: Flora of New South Wales [home, info]
  5. Parallel: The Orchid Lady's Illustrated Orchid Encyclopedia [home, info]
  6. parallel, parallel, parallel: PlanetMath Encyclopedia [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. parallel: The Folk File [home, info]
  2. parallel: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. parallel: Electronics [home, info]
  2. Parallel: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  3. Parallel: Glossary of video terms [home, info]
  4. Parallel: Glossary of Energy Terms [home, info]
  5. parallel: SeaTalk Dictionary of English Nautical Language [home, info]
  6. Parallel: Dictionary of Military Architecture [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (parallel)

noun:  something having the property of being analogous to something else
noun:  an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
verb:  be parallel to ("Their roles are paralleled by ours")
verb:  make or place parallel to something ("They paralleled the ditch to the highway")
verb:  duplicate or match
adjective:  being everywhere equidistant and not intersecting ("Parallel lines never converge")
adjective:  of or relating to the simultaneous performance of multiple operations ("Parallel processing")

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Words similar to parallel:   analog, analogue, collimate, duplicate, latitude, paralleled, paralleling, twin, counterpart, in parallel, line of latitude, parallel of latitude, more...

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