geometric geometric  /ˌdʒi ə ˈmɛ trɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) characterized by simple geometric forms in design and decoration
  2. (adj) of or relating to or determined by geometry

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Dmitri Tymoczko at Princeton University, where he teaches and has developed a geometric method of representing musical chords.
  2. Unlike the mainly geometric designs of the rest of the Pacific, Tongan tapa cloths read more like tapestries, with contemporary events woven through to provide a precious narrative.
  3. You have what I call a geometric or exponential increase in risks.

News

  1. Watch Hollywood Actors Turn Into Prada Men

    In a behind-the-scenes video inspired by the French New Wave, Prada Menswear brings the world a gift: three actors getting into their model characters, Prada's FW 2013 collection. The video, filmed by photographer David Sims, shows Christoph Waltz, Ben Whishaw, and Ezra Miller impeccably dressed in suits, lounging about on geometric furniture ... More »
    on June 14, 2013     Source: New York Magazine

  2. The North America Office of Duesseldorf Tourism and Duesseldorf Airport announces: Exhibit of Julius Bissier Paintings ...

    Never-before shown pieces from the early 1950s focus on Bissier’s abstract geometric work at K21 Museum and explore lesser known facets of the artist in an ongoing exhibit through October 10, 2013. (PRWeb June 14, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10832148.htm
    on June 14, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. “Slave to Love,” An Exhibition of New Seductively Colored Reductive Geometric Paintings by Steven Alexander at David ...

    David Richard Gallery will present new reductive geometric paintings in a combination of seductive and neutral palettes by Steven Alexander. The exhibition, “Slave To Love,” will be presented June 21 through July 27, 2013 with an opening reception on Friday, June 28 from 5:00 – 7:00 PM at the gallery located on 544 South Guadalupe Street, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501, phone 505-983-9555 in the ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "You can go through and see the evolution of increasing geometric sophistication. So they start out with simple patterns, and they get more complex," Mr Lu added.
    on Feb 23, 2007 By: Peter Lu Source: BBC News

  2. "Back then he already controlled the entire midfield with geometric precision, putting everyone in the right place," Riva said. "You could tell he knew his tactics."
    on Apr 22, 2010 By: Luigi Riva Source: USA Today

  3. "It was dramatic. And it couldn't have been flares because it was too symmetrical. It had a geometric outline, a constant shape," Symington said.
    on Mar 20, 2007 By: Fife Symington Source: Arizona Republic

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