- the geometry and trigonometry of figures formed on the surface of a sphere.
Origin of spherics1
Origin of spherics2
short for atmospherics
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A treatise of his “on Spherics” still exists, and was printed in Paris in 1558.
- (functioning as singular) the geometry and trigonometry of figures on the surface of a sphere
- (functioning as singular) short for atmospherics
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- The study of atmospherics, especially through the use of electronic detectors.
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