how to pronounce linear

/ˈlɪniːɚ/

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linear is pronounced in three syllables

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lɪnɚ

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An example use of linear in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… in a linear fashion you know we think …”

meanings of linear

adjective:

  1. Long and narrow, with nearly parallel sides.
  2. Of or relating to lines.
  3. Made, or designed to be used, in a step-by-step, sequential manner.
  4. Having the form of a line; straight or roughly straight; following a direct course.
  5. Of or relating to a class of polynomial of the form y = ax + b .
  6. A type of length measurement involving only one spatial dimension (as opposed to area or volume).

name:

  1. A comet, cataloged as “C/1999 S4", discovered on September 27, 1999, by the Lincoln Near-Earth Asteroid Research program in New Mexico. (See [https://web.archive.org/web/20051220100856/http://www.windows.ucar.edu/tour/link=/comets/linear.html]) Sometimes spelled LINEAR.
  2. Initialism of Lincoln Near-Earth Asteroid Research program.

words with pronunciation similar to linear

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