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diametrical

[dahy-uh-me-tri-kuhl]
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or along a diameter.
2.
in direct opposition; being at opposite extremes; complete: diametrical opposites; a diametrical difference.
Also, diametric.


Origin:
1545–55; < Greek diametrik(ós) (diámetr(os) diameter + -ikos -ic) + -al1

diametrically, adverb
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undiametrically, adverb
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diametrical

adjective
1. related to or along a diameter; "the diametral plane" [syn: diametral
2. characterized by opposite extremes; completely opposed; "in diametric contradiction to his claims"; "diametrical (or opposite) points of view"; "opposite meanings"; "extreme and indefensible polar positions" [syn: diametric
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