Meaning of TOPOLOGY in English

TOPOLOGY

[ 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.

Derivatives

topological adjective

topologically adverb

topologist noun

Origin

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

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