planar

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin planarius (relating to a plane), from planum (plane).

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planar (comparative more planar, superlative most planar)

  1. Of or pertaining to a plane.
    A planar projection of a three-dimensional object is its projection onto a plane.
  2. Flat, two-dimensional.
  3. (graph theory, of a graph) Able to be embedded in the plane with no edges intersecting.
    A complete graph with more than four nodes is never planar.
  4. (transistor chip, semiconductor devices) Having a flat profile, not etched into a mesa.

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German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

planar (not comparable)

  1. planar

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

planar m

  1. indefinite plural of plan

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin planarius (relating to a plane), from planum (plane).

Adjective[edit]

planar m, f (plural planares)

  1. planar (relating to a plane)

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Verb[edit]

planar

  1. present tense of plana.