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diametrical

[ dahy-uh-me-tri-kuhl ]
/ ˌdaɪ əˈmɛ trɪ kəl /
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adjective
of, relating to, or along a diameter.
in direct opposition; being at opposite extremes; complete: diametrical opposites; a diametrical difference.
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Also di·a·met·ric [dahy-uh-me-trik] /ˌdaɪ əˈmɛ trɪk/ .

Origin of diametrical

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

OTHER WORDS FROM diametrical

di·a·met·ri·cal·ly, adverbun·di·a·met·ric, adjectiveun·di·a·met·ri·cal, adjectiveun·di·a·met·ri·cal·ly, adverb
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