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spherical geometry
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Spherical geometry
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spherical geometry
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noun
the branch of geometry that deals with figures on spherical surfaces.
Origin:
1720–30
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World English Dictionary
spherical geometry
—
n
the branch of geometry concerned with the properties of figures formed on the surface of a sphere
Collins English Dictionary  Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
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American Heritage
Science Dictionary
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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Example sentences
Solutions in
spherical geometry
can also be obtained in one space dimension.
Neither
spherical geometry
nor the formation of a central hot spot is required in this approach.
The calculations were performed considering full water reflection and
spherical geometry
.
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