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EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin plānārius (relating to a plane), derived from Latin plānus (flat”, “level), ultimately from the Proto-Indo-European root *pleh₂- (flat).

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planar (comparative more planar, superlative most planar)

  1. Of or pertaining to a plane.
    A planar projection of a three-dimensional object is its projection onto a plane.
  2. Flat, two-dimensional.
  3. (graph theory, of a graph) Able to be embedded in the plane with no edges intersecting.
    A complete graph with more than four nodes is never planar.
  4. (transistor chip, semiconductor devices) Having a flat profile, not etched into a mesa.

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  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aːɐ̯

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planar (not comparable)

  1. planar

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planar m

  1. indefinite plural of plan

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planar (first-person singular present indicative plano, past participle planado)

  1. (intransitive) to glide (to fly unpowered)

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EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin planarius (relating to a plane), from planum (plane).

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planar (plural planares)

  1. planar (relating to a plane)

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planar

  1. present tense of plana.