straight-chain

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tall timber tree of New Zealand having white straight-grained wood Agathis australis , kauri , kaury
wheatgrass with straight terminal awns on the flowering glumes Agropyron subsecundum , bearded wheatgrass
European weed naturalized in southwestern United States and Mexico having reddish decumbent stems with small fernlike leaves and small deep reddish-lavender flowers followed by slender fruits that stick straight up; often grown for forage alfilaria , alfileria , clocks , Erodium cicutarium , filaree , filaria , pin clover , pin grass , redstem storksbill
spatial property possessed by an arrangement or position of things in a straight line or in parallel lines alignment
small buffalo of the Celebes having small straight horns anoa , Anoa depressicornis , dwarf buffalo
distorted vision in which straight lines appear curved anorthopia
projectile with a straight thin shaft and an arrowhead on one end and stabilizing vanes on the other; intended to be shot from a bow arrow
tall tropical American timber tree especially abundant in eastern Brazil; yields hard strong durable zebrawood with straight grain and dark strips on a pinkish to yellowish ground; widely used for veneer and furniture and heavy construction Astronium fraxinifolium , goncalo alves
straight line that is the limiting value of a curve; can be considered as tangent at infinity asymptote
straight line through a body or figure that satisfies certain conditions axis
straight line bisecting a rotating body axis
hard straight return made on the backhand side backhand drive
straight length of material bar
not straight bent
large Australian tree with straight-grained yellow wood that turns brown on exposure brown pine , Podocarpus elatus , Rockingham podocarp
buff-colored squash with a long usually straight neck and sweet orange flesh butternut squash
arch with a straight horizontal extrados and a slightly arched intrados camber arch
any of numerous agile ruminants related to sheep but having a beard and straight horns caprine animal , goat
straight bar of light metal with a spirit level in it carpenter's level
chalked string used in the building trades to make a straight line on a vertical surface chalk line , snapline , snap line
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