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parallel (noun)
If something has a parallel, it is similar to something else.*
  • The doctor saw a clear parallel between the two cases.
parallel (adjective)
If two lines, two objects, or two lines of movement are parallel, they are the same distance apart along their whole length.*
  • The railroad and the highway run parallel to each other.
noun verb adjective
  • parallel
  • parallels
  • paralleled
  • paralleling
  • parallel
  • unparalleled

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