Normal vs. Perpendicular

Normal vs. Perpendicular — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Normal and Perpendicular

Normaladjective

Conforming with, adhering to, or constituting a norm, standard, pattern, level, or type; typical

normal room temperature.one's normal weight.normal diplomatic relations.

Perpendicularadjective

(Mathematics) Intersecting at or forming right angles.

Normaladjective

(Biology) Functioning or occurring in a natural way; lacking observable abnormalities or deficiencies.

Perpendicularadjective

Being at right angles to the horizontal; vertical.

Normaladjective

Relating to or designating the normality of a solution.

Perpendicularadjective

often Perpendicular Of or relating to a style of English Gothic architecture of the 1300s and 1400s, characterized by the use of fan vaulting and broad windows with many mullions.

Normaladjective

Abbr. n Designating an aliphatic hydrocarbon having an acyclic unbranched chain of carbon atoms.

Perpendicularadverb

In a perpendicular position.

Normaladjective

Being at right angles; perpendicular.

Perpendicularnoun

(Mathematics) A line or plane perpendicular to a given line or plane.

Normaladjective

Perpendicular to the direction of a tangent line to a curve or a tangent plane to a surface.

Perpendicularnoun

A perpendicular position.

Normaladjective

Relating to or characterized by average intelligence or development.

Perpendicularnoun

A device, such as a plumb line, that is used in marking the vertical from a given point.

Normaladjective

Free from mental illness; sane.

Perpendicularnoun

A vertical or nearly vertical line or plane.

Normalnoun

The usual, expected, or standard state, form, amount, or degree

Temperatures have been above normal for this time of year.

Perpendicularadjective

(geometry) At or forming a right angle (to something).

In most houses, the walls are perpendicular to the floor.

Normalnoun

(Mathematics) A perpendicular, especially a perpendicular to a line tangent to a plane curve or to a plane tangent to a space curve.

Perpendicularadjective

Exactly upright; extending in a straight line toward the centre of the earth, etc.

Normaladjective

according to norms or rules

Organize the data into third normal form.

Perpendicularnoun

(geometry) A line or plane that is perpendicular to another.

Normaladjective

healthy; not sick or ill

John is feeling normal again.

Perpendicularnoun

A device such as a plumb line that is used in making or marking a perpendicular line.

Normaladjective

teaching teachers how to teach to certain norms

My grandmother attended Mankato State Normal School.

Perpendicularnoun

a straight line at right angles to another line

Normaladjective

(chemistry) of, relating to, or being a solution containing one equivalent weight of solute per litre of solution

Perpendicularnoun

a Gothic style in 14th and 15th century England; characterized by vertical lines and a four-centered (Tudor) arch and fan vaulting

Normaladjective

(organic chemistry) describing a straight chain isomer of an aliphatic hydrocarbon, or an aliphatic compound in which a substituent is in the 1- position of such a hydrocarbon

Perpendicularnoun

a cord from which a metal weight is suspended pointing directly to the earth's center of gravity; used to determine the vertical from a given point

Normaladjective

in which all parts of an object vibrate at the same frequency normal mode]]

Perpendicularnoun

an extremely steep face

Normaladjective

in the default position, set for the most frequently used route

Perpendicularadjective

intersecting at or forming right angles;

the axes are perpendicular to each otherparallel lines never convergeconcentric circles are paralleldancers in two parallel rows

Normaladjective

(geometry) perpendicular to a tangent of a curve or derivative of a surface

Perpendicularadjective

at right angles to the plane of the horizon or a base line;

a vertical camera anglethe monument consists of two vertical pillars supporting a horizontal slabmeasure the perpendicular height

Normaladjective

(mathematics) adhering to or being what is considered natural or regular in a particular field or context:

Perpendicularadjective

extremely steep;

the great perpendicular face of the cliff

Normaladjective

(of a real number) whose digits, in any base representation, enjoy a uniform distribution

Normaladjective

with cosets which form a group

Normaladjective

which is the splitting field of a family of polynomials in K

Normaladjective

which has a very specific bell curve shape; that is or has the qualities of a normal distribution

Normaladjective

which has a normal distribution; which is associated with random variable that has a normal distribution

Normaladjective

which is pre-compact

Normaladjective

which is strictly monotonically increasing and continuous with respect to the order topology

Normaladjective

which commutes with its conjugate transpose

Normaladjective

which commutes with its adjoint

Normaladjective

(category theory) being (as a morphism) or containing (as a category) only normal epimorphism(s) or monomorphism(s), that is, those which are the kernel or cokernel of some morphism, respectively

Normaladjective

in which disjoint closed sets can be separated by disjoint neighborhoods

Normalnoun

(geometry) a line or vector that is perpendicular to another line, surface, or plane.

Normalnoun

a person who is normal, who fits into mainstream society, as opposed to those who live alternative lifestyles.

Normalnoun

(uncountable) the usual state.

His workload is now back to normal.Heavy workload is the new normal.

Normalnoun

something regarded as a normative example;

the convention of not naming the main characterviolence is the rule not the exceptionhis formula for impressing visitors

Normaladjective

conforming with or constituting a norm or standard or level or type or social norm; not abnormal;

serve wine at normal room temperaturenormal diplomatic relationsnormal working hoursnormal word ordernormal curiositythe normal course of events

Normaladjective

in accordance with scientific laws

Normaladjective

being approximately average or within certain limits in e.g. intelligence and development;

a perfectly normal childof normal intelligencethe most normal person I've ever met

Normaladjective

forming a right angle