[dahy-uh-me-tri-kuh l or dahy-uh-me-trik]
- of, relating to, or along a diameter.
- in direct opposition; being at opposite extremes; complete: diametrical opposites; a diametrical difference.
Origin of diametrical
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Examples from the Web for diametrical
The doctrine of the Sufis was in diametrical opposition to this.Mystics and Saints of Islam
It was only natural that our thoughts and our ambitions should face each other suspiciously from the diametrical opposite ends.Conversion of a High Priest into a Christian Worker
He is Landon's diametrical opposite, being above all else a man of action and a born soldier.War's Brighter Side
Lincoln's solution of the enigma was in diametrical contrast with the views of the leading spirits of the South.Abraham Lincoln's Cardinal Traits;
Clark S. Beardslee
Cutters intended to be adjusted to suit bores of varying diameter should have clearance on the end and on the diametrical edges.