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UNIDIRECTIONAL

 Dictionary entry overview: What does unidirectional mean? 

UNIDIRECTIONAL (adjective)
  The adjective UNIDIRECTIONAL has 1 sense:

1. operating or moving or allowing movement in one direction only

  Familiarity information: UNIDIRECTIONAL used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


UNIDIRECTIONAL (adjective)


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Meaning:

Operating or moving or allowing movement in one direction only

Context examples:

a unidirectional flow / a unidirectional antenna / a unidirectional approach to a problem

Similar:

one-way (moving or permitting movement in one direction only)

simplex (allowing communication in only one direction at a time, or in telegraphy allowing only one message over a line at a time)

unifacial (having but one principal or specialized surface)

Antonym:

bidirectional (reactive or functioning or allowing movement in two usually opposite directions)


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