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hypersphere

[ hahy-per-sfeer, hahy-per-sfeer ]
/ ˈhaɪ pərˌsfɪər, ˌhaɪ pərˈsfɪər /
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noun Mathematics.
the generalization of a sphere to more than three dimensions.
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Origin of hypersphere

First recorded in 1965–70; hyper- + sphere

OTHER WORDS FROM hypersphere

hy·per·spher·i·cal [hahy-per-sfer-i-kuhl], /ˌhaɪ pərˈsfɛr ɪ kəl/, adjective
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