WordNet Search - 3.1

Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations

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- S: (n)
**bias (bias%1:09:00::)**, prejudice (prejudice%1:09:01::), preconception (preconception%1:09:01::) (a partiality that prevents objective consideration of an issue or situation) *direct hyponym*/*full hyponym**direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/*sister term**derivationally related form*- S: (n) diagonal (diagonal%1:25:00::),
**bias (bias%1:25:00::)**(a line or cut across a fabric that is not at right angles to a side of the fabric) *direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/**sister term**- S: (n) straight line (straight_line%1:25:00::) (a line traced by a point traveling in a constant direction; a line of zero curvature)
*"the shortest distance between two points is a straight line"* - S: (n) perpendicular (perpendicular%1:25:00::) (a straight line at right angles to another line)
- S: (n) asymptote (asymptote%1:25:00::) (a straight line that is the limiting value of a curve; can be considered as tangent at infinity)
*"the asymptote of the curve"* - S: (n) tangent (tangent%1:25:00::) (a straight line or plane that touches a curve or curved surface at a point but does not intersect it at that point)
- S: (n) secant (secant%1:25:00::) (a straight line that intersects a curve at two or more points)
- S: (n) radius (radius%1:25:00::) (a straight line from the center to the perimeter of a circle (or from the center to the surface of a sphere))
- S: (n) diameter (diameter%1:25:00::) (a straight line connecting the center of a circle with two points on its perimeter (or the center of a sphere with two points on its surface))
- S: (n) chord (chord%1:25:00::) (a straight line connecting two points on a curve)
- S: (n) element (element%1:25:00::) (a straight line that generates a cylinder or cone)
- S: (n) diagonal (diagonal%1:25:00::),
**bias (bias%1:25:00::)**(a line or cut across a fabric that is not at right angles to a side of the fabric) - S: (n) diagonal (diagonal%1:25:01::) ((geometry) a straight line connecting any two vertices of a polygon that are not adjacent)
- S: (n) vector (vector%1:25:00::) (a straight line segment whose length is magnitude and whose orientation in space is direction)
*derivationally related form*

- S: (v)
**bias (bias%2:33:00::)**(influence in an unfair way)*"you are biasing my choice by telling me yours"* - S: (v)
**bias (bias%2:31:00::)**, predetermine (predetermine%2:31:01::) (cause to be biased)