Sinonimi: in parallel
ETYM French parallčle, Latin parallelus, from Greek; para beside + allos other, akin to Latin alius. Related to Allien.
1. Being everywhere equidistant and not intersecting.
2. (Computer science) Of or relating to the simultaneous performance of multiple operations; SYN. in parallel.
1. Of or relating to electronic circuits in which the corresponding terminals of two or more components are connected.
2. In geometry and graphics, of, relating to, or being lines that run side by side in the same direction in the same plane without intersecting.
3. In data communications, of, relating to, or being information that is sent in groups of bits over multiple wires, one wire for each bit in a group. See also parallel interface. Compare serial.
4. In data handling, of or relating to handling more than one event at a time, with each event having its own portion of the system’s resources. See also parallel processing.
In a parallel manner
1. A line which, throughout its whole extent, is equidistant from another line; a parallel line, a parallel plane, etc.
2. Direction equal to that of another line,
3. Conformity continued through many particulars or in all essential points; resemblance; similarity.
4. A comparison made; elaborate demonstration of similarity or analogy
5. One of the imaginary circles on the surface of the earth, parallel to the equator, marking the latitude; also, the corresponding line on a globe or map.
7. (Military) One of a series of long trenches constructed before a besieged fortress, by the besieging force, as a cover for troops supporting the attacking batteries.
8. (Typography) A character consisting of two parallel vertical lines used in the text to direct attention to a similarly marked note in the margin or at the foot of a page.
1. To be parallel to
2. To make or place parallel to something; SYN. collimate.