noun (geometries, -)
- (mathematics) (uncountable) The branch of mathematics dealing with spatial relationships.
- (mathematics) (countable) A type of geometry with particular properties.
Etymology: From Ancient Greek (term, sc=polytonic, , , tr=geometría, geometry, land-survey), from (term, sc=polytonic, , , tr=geometréo, to practice or to profess geometry, to measure, to survey land), from (term, sc=polytonic, , , tr=gaía, earth, land, country) + (term, sc=polytonic, , , tr=metréo, to measure, to count).
- spherical geometry
- (countable) The spatial attributes of an object, etc.
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