projective geometry


noun

the geometric study of projective properties.

Nearby words

  1. projection television,
  2. projection, map,
  3. projectional,
  4. projectionist,
  5. projective,
  6. projective property,
  7. projective test,
  8. projectively,
  9. projectivity,
  10. projector

Origin of projective geometry

First recorded in 1880–85

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British Dictionary definitions for projective geometry

projective geometry

noun

the branch of geometry concerned with the properties of solids that are invariant under projection and section
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