Di`a*go"ni*al (?), a.

Diagonal; diametrical; hence; diametrically opposed.


Sin can have no tenure by law at all, but is rather an eternal outlaw, and in hostility with law past all atonement; both diagonal contraries, as much allowing one another as day and night together in one hemisphere. Milton.


© Webster 1913.

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