# parallel axiom

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## parallel axiom

[¦par·ə‚lel ′ak·sē·əm] (mathematics)

The axiom of an affine plane which states that if

*p*and*L*are a point and line in the plane such that*p*is not on*L*, then there exists exactly one line that passes through*p*and does not intersect*L*.Want to thank TFD for its existence? Tell a friend about us, add a link to this page, or visit the webmaster's page for free fun content.

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