stereography

stereography

[ster-ee-og-ruh-fee, steer-]
noun
1.
the art of delineating the forms of solid bodies on a plane.
2.
a branch of solid geometry dealing with the construction of regularly defined solids.

Origin:
1690–1700; stereo- + -graphy

stereographic [ster-ee-uh-graf-ik, steer-] , stereographical, adjective
stereographically, adverb
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stereography (ˌstɛrɪˈɒɡrəfɪ, ˌstɪər-)
 
n
1.  the study and construction of geometrical solids
2.  the art of drawing a solid figure on a flat surface
 
stereographic
 
adj
 
stereo'graphical
 
adj
 
stereo'graphically
 
adv

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