Meaning of GEOMETRY in English

GEOMETRY

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

plane geometry

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■ ADJECTIVE

euclidean

Previously, Euclidean geometry had stated that parallel lines never meet.

However, certain ideas taken from ordinary Euclidean geometry are very helpful for us.

However, this revelation did not bring about the destruction of Euclidean geometry , it simply added to it.

Why do I refer to Euclidean geometry as a physical theory rather than a branch of mathematics?

These principles can be applied to energise and bring to life the hard edges of Euclidean geometry and of the drawing board.

It is also mathematics, of course, but Euclidean geometry is by no means the only conceivable mathematical geometry.

Let us think about Euclidean geometry first.

For example, recall that in Euclidean geometry the sum of the angles of any triangle is always 1800.

sacred

All the principles of sacred geometry were applied in their construction.

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Figure 2 clearly shows the geometry involved.

However, this revelation did not bring about the destruction of Euclidean geometry , it simply added to it.

I got a D-plus on a geometry test.

In many experiments, the entry geometry has involved sharp edges or corners and there was probably a region of separated flow.

The biometric security market also includes voice recognition and hand geometry devices.

The first development as Ra is increased from a value a little above critical is a change in the geometry of steady convection.

There are also a few experiments in Earth geometry that gain from the rapid transfer of data between distant schools.

This, in turn became a basic geometry for the pointed gothic arch.

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