adjective Also ge·o·met·ri·cal.
- pertaining to or designating a style of vase painting developed in Greece between the 10th and 8th centuries b.c., characterized chiefly by rectilinear or curvilinear shapes in abstract and human figuration, often arranged in tiers or panels around the vase.
- designating a style of Greek sculpture of approximately the same period, exemplified chiefly in small figurines or reliefs having a schematic and generalized treatment of the human form.
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Her nose was indeed a straight Grecian one, but not geometrically straight.An Old Sailor's Yarns
This as the former, may geometrically, with the helpe of numbers be expressed.The Way To Geometry
The prisms are geometrically the same as in the holosymmetric class.
Geometrically, every line is imaginary; its graphic representation is a mark.Write It Right
The pedantry of geometrically straight lines is not only no idealism, it is a solecism in Nature.
1620s, shortened form of geometrical. As a style of ancient Greek pottery and associated culture, 1902.