geometry geometry  /dʒi ˈɑ mə tri/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the pure mathematics of points and lines and curves and surfaces

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. They were selected from geometry classes and tested on their ability to solve geometry proofs, a subject requiring both abstract reasoning and spatial ability.
  2. In the most pliant forms of nature, in very irregular geometry, he sees the future.
  3. After doing some mind-blowing math, she thinks the warped geometry of space-time could mean gravity is weak here and strong elsewhere.

News

  1. Saturn Forms Cosmic Triangle with Stars This Week

    If you're outside soon after nightfall this week — say around 10 p.m. your local time — you may notice a large and slender triangle high in the southern sky, a celestial geometry display of two stars and the brilliant ringed planet Saturn.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: SPACE.com via Yahoo! News

  2. Color Measurement System supports inline and offline use.

    Operating contact-free at distances up to 50 mm with measuring geometry of 30°/0°, colorCONTROL ACS 7000 has 9 mm measuring spot with accuracy of ΔE <0.08. Several operating modes are available, enabling users to perform measurements between color distance ΔE and reference value: ΔE(CMC), ΔE99, ΔE94, and ΔEDE2000. For spectral measurements, user can choose ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  3. Geometry in Construction class finishes building first home

    Wearing blue “Geometry In Construction” shirts and big smiles, Kelso High School GIC students showed off their class project Monday: a 399-square-foot park model home.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Daily News

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Quotes

  1. Petraeus, who wrote the Army's book on counterinsurgency, said he and his staff were "trying to do the battlefield geometry right now" as he prepared his troop-level recommendations. "We know that the surge has to come to an end, there's no...
    on Aug 15, 2007 By: David Petraeus Source: Forbes

  2. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, in an Associated Press interview in New York, said Friday, "One does not choose sites for missile defense out of the blue. It's geometry and geography as to how you intercept a missile."
    on Jun 7, 2007 By: Condoleezza Rice Source: FOXNews

  3. "There'sa certain geometry to life _ that life has a certain math equation to it and if you're never together, you can't build a home," Hawke says. "Joanne Woodward put her career on the back burner for that marriage (to Paul Newman) to last....
    on Aug 17, 2007 By: Ethan Hawke Source: Boston Herald

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