What is the noun for perp?

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  1. A brick or stone that has its longest dimension perpendicular to the face of a wall, especially one that extends through the wall's entire thickness.
  2. A vertical joint (usually mortar) between bricks or blocks in a horizontal course.
  1. (geometry) A line or plane that is perpendicular to another.
  2. A device such as a plumb line that is used in making or marking a perpendicular line.
  1. The condition of being perpendicular.
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  3. Examples:
    1. “The pipe gave the piece physical support and material variety and reiterated the two planks' perpendicularity.”
      “According to him, the chair, which is a version of Rietveld's chair, is a formal one, which represents perpendicularity and horizontality.”
      “It must be possible to train your mind to handle this extra perpendicularity.”
  1. Quality of being perpendicular.
  1. plural of perpendicular
  2. Examples:
    1. “The curve value is the number of degrees formed by the angle of intersection of these perpendiculars.”
      “Their effects must be estimated by the length of perpendiculars let fall upon the lines of direction in a similar manner.”
      “In other words, x-axis consists of the feet of the perpendiculars from the focus to the tangents to the parabola.”
  1. plural of perpend
  1. plural of perp
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  3. Examples:
    1. “In places where the police spend more time interacting with people as people and not as perps, they are noticeably different.”
      “Its creations range from a robot that labors in nuclear facilities to a net that's used by police to trap fleeing perps.”
      “Because the perps have generally kept their faces covered and worn gloves, substantial clues have been difficult to come by.”
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