solid geometry


noun

the geometry of solid figures; geometry of three dimensions.

Nearby words

  1. solicitously,
  2. solicitude,
  3. solid,
  4. solid angle,
  5. solid fuel,
  6. solid injection,
  7. solid of revolution,
  8. solid propellant,
  9. solid rocket booster,
  10. solid solution

Origin of solid geometry

First recorded in 1725–35

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British Dictionary definitions for solid geometry

solid geometry

noun

the branch of geometry concerned with the properties of three-dimensional geometric figures
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Science definitions for solid geometry

solid geometry

The branch of mathematics that deals with three-dimensional figures and surfaces.
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