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conics

[ kon-iks ]
/ ˈkɒn ɪks /
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noun (used with a singular verb)
the branch of geometry that deals with conic sections.
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Origin of conics

see origin at conic, -ics
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British Dictionary definitions for conics

conics
/ (ˈkɒnɪks) /

noun
(functioning as singular) the branch of geometry concerned with the parabola, ellipse, and hyperbola
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