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Difference between perpendicular and orthogonal

 
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PostPosted: Fri Jan 30, 2009 2:00 pm    Post subject: Difference between perpendicular and orthogonal Reply with quote

When two lines are at right angles to each other, we call it perpendicular.
When two surfaces are at right angles to each other, we call it orthogonal.

So for lines - perpendicular

for surfaces - orthogonal.

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