quadric surface


noun

a three-dimensional surface whose equation is a quadratic equation.

Nearby words

  1. quadrennium,
  2. quadri-,
  3. quadriad,
  4. quadribasic,
  5. quadric,
  6. quadricentenary,
  7. quadricentennial,
  8. quadricep,
  9. quadriceps,
  10. quadriceps muscle of thigh

Origin of quadric surface

First recorded in 1880–85

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