I already know the definition: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orthogonal_functions(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

But what does it mean intuitively, analytically, or in terms of graphs?

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# What does it mean if two functions are orthogonal?

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