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quadric
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ˈkwɒd
rɪk
/
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kwod
rik
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Mathematics
.
adjective
1.
of the second degree (said especially of functions with more than two variables).
noun
2.
a quadric function.
3.
a surface such as an ellipsoid or paraboloid as defined by a seconddegree equation in three real variables.
Origin:
1855–60;
quadr
+
ic
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quadric
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quadric
(ˈkwɒdrɪk)
—
adj
1.
having or characterized by an equation of the second degree, usually in two or three variables
2.
of the second degree
—
n
3.
a quadric curve, surface, or function
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error metric to remove redundant points.
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