Geometry means a branch of mathematics that is concerned with the properties and relations of points, lines, surfaces, solids as well as higher dimensional analogues. The term can also be used to mean a particular mathematical system that describes such properties.

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ge·om·e·try

[jee-om-i-tree]

NOUN
[PLURAL GE·OM·E·TRIES.]

1.

the branch of mathematics that deals with the deduction of the properties, measurement, and relationships of points, lines, angles, and figures in space from their defining conditions by means of certain assumed properties of space.

2.

any specific system of this that operates in accordance with a specific set of assumptions: Euclidean geometry.

3.

the study of this branch of mathematics.

4.

a book on this study, especially a textbook.

5.

the shape or form of a surface or solid.

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Geometry is the branch of mathematics that studies planes, figures, lines, and positions, properties, and formulas for the planes, figures, and lines.

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