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Definitions of 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
    Example: "Their roles are paralleled by ours"
  • verb:   make or place parallel to something
    Example: "They paralleled the ditch to the highway"
  • verb:   duplicate or match
  • adjective:   being everywhere equidistant and not intersecting
    Example: "Parallel lines never converge"
  • adjective:   of or relating to the simultaneous performance of multiple operations
    Example: "Parallel processing"

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