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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The branch of mathematics that deals with lines, angles, surfaces, and solids, and with their measurement.

Usage examples (37)
  • geometry is a skill of the eyes and the hands as well as of the mind.
  • Thales kept the Egyptian name “earth measurement” for his mathematics, but being Greek, used the Greek word geometry.
  • If you cram twice as many photosites onto a sensor, that halves (quarters? my geometry is a bit weak) the size of each photosite.
  • If spacetime geometry is really real, then it is real for QM experiments too. for more
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