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sphericalgeometry
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
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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
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Science Dictionary
spherical geometry
The geometry of circles, angles, and figures on the surface of a sphere.
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