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noun

the branch of geometry that deals with figures on spherical surfaces.

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## Origin of spherical geometry

First recorded in 1720â€“30

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## British Dictionary definitions for spherical geometry

spherical geometry

noun

the branch of geometry concerned with the properties of figures formed on the surface of a sphere

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## Scientific definitions for spherical geometry

spherical geometry

The geometry of circles, angles, and figures on the surface of a sphere.

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