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isoperimetry

[ ahy-soh-puh-rim-i-tree ]
/ ˌaɪ soʊ pəˈrɪm ɪ tri /
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noun Geometry.
the study of isoperimeters.
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Origin of isoperimetry

First recorded in 1805–15; isoperimet(e)r + -y3

OTHER WORDS FROM isoperimetry

i·so·per·i·met·ric [ahy-suh-per-uh-me-trik], /ˌaɪ səˌpɛr əˈmɛ trɪk/, i·so·per·i·met·ri·cal, adjective
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