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spherical geometry
Word Origin
noun
1.
the branch of geometry that deals with figures on spherical surfaces.
Origin of
spherical geometry
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1720-1730
1720-30
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Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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British Dictionary definitions for
spherical geometry
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spherical geometry
noun
1.
the branch of geometry concerned with the properties of figures formed on the surface of a sphere
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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spherical geometry
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spherical geometry
The geometry of circles, angles, and figures on the surface of a sphere.
The American Heritage® Science Dictionary
Copyright © 2002. Published by Houghton Mifflin. All rights reserved.
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