Wind and sea may displace the ship’s center of gravity along three orthogonal axes.
an orthogonal matrix
Her design has moved far beyond the orthogonal box.
She covered orthogonal representations as well as the vector-matrix approach.
orthogonally distinct variables
) We looked in at the Museum of Modern Art, a place which, rather condescendingly, I thought might offend the old man, who instead seemed thoroughly exhilarated—the clean bright orthogonal Mondrians bringing special delight to his technician’s eye.
William Styron -- Sophie’s Choice
To use the technical term, general intelligence and practical intelligence are "orthogonal": the presence of one doesn’t imply the presence of the other.
Malcolm Gladwell -- Outliers
Directly in front of the car, the Lincoln Memorial rose with rigid austerity, its orthogonal lines reminiscent of Athens’s ancient Parthenon.