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Definition of Geometry


  1. That branch of mathematics which investigates the relations, properties, and measurement of solids, surfaces, lines, and angles; the science which treats of the properties and relations of magnitudes; the science of the relations of space.
  2. A treatise on this science.

Geometry Quotations

There is geometry in the humming of the strings, there is music in the spacing of the spheres.

It is hard to convince a high-school student that he will encounter a lot of problems more difficult than those of algebra and geometry.
E. W. Howe

There is no royal road to geometry.

You can't criticize geometry. It's never wrong.
Paul Rand

Crystals grew inside rock like arithmetic flowers. They lengthened and spread, added plane to plane in an awed and perfect obedience to an absolute geometry that even stones - maybe only the stones - understood.
Annie Dillard
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Geometry Translations

geometry in Dutch is geometrie, meetkunde
geometry in German is Geometrie
geometry in Portuguese is geometria
geometry in Swedish is geometri
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