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conformal

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conformal (comparative more conformal, superlative most conformal)

  1. Such that it conforms, especially that matches the shape of something.
  2. (mathematics) Such that all angles between intersecting curves remain unchanged.
  3. (cartography) Of a map projection, preserving relative angles over small scales, except at a limited number of distinct points. On such map projections the scale depends only location but not direction. Also referred to as orthomorphic.

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