Meaning of TOPOLOGY in English


[ tə'pɒlədʒi ]

■ noun ( plural topologies )

1》 Mathematics the study of geometrical properties and spatial relations which remain unaffected by smooth changes in shape or size of figures.

2》 the way in which constituent parts are interrelated or arranged.


topological adjective

topologically adverb

topologist noun


C19: via Ger. from Gk topos 'place' + -logy .

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