**Pythagorean** — Pyth a*go re*an, a. [L. Pythagoreus, Gr. ?.] Of or pertaining to Pythagoras (a Greek philosopher, born about 582 b. c.), or his philosophy. [1913 Webster] The central thought of the Pythagorean philosophy is the idea of number, the recognition of … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

**Pythagorean letter** — Pythagorean Pyth a*go re*an, a. [L. Pythagoreus, Gr. ?.] Of or pertaining to Pythagoras (a Greek philosopher, born about 582 b. c.), or his philosophy. [1913 Webster] The central thought of the Pythagorean philosophy is the idea of number, the… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

**Pythagorean system** — Pythagorean Pyth a*go re*an, a. [L. Pythagoreus, Gr. ?.] Of or pertaining to Pythagoras (a Greek philosopher, born about 582 b. c.), or his philosophy. [1913 Webster] The central thought of the Pythagorean philosophy is the idea of number, the… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

**Pythagorean theorem** — See also: Pythagorean trigonometric identity The Pythagorean theorem: The sum of the areas of the two squares on the legs (a and b) equals the area of the square on the hypotenuse (c) … Wikipedia

**Pythagorean theorem** — Geom. the theorem that the square of the hypotenuse of a right triangle is equal to the sum of the squares of the other two sides. [1905 10] * * * Rule relating the lengths of the sides of a right triangle. It says that the sum of the squares of… … Universalium

**Pythagorean triple** — A Pythagorean triple consists of three positive integers a , b , and c , such that a 2 + b 2 = c 2. Such a triple is commonly written ( a , b , c ), and a well known example is (3, 4, 5). If ( a , b , c ) is a Pythagorean triple, then so is ( ka … Wikipedia

**Teorema de Pitágoras** — El Teorema de Pitágoras establece que en un triángulo rectángulo, el área del cuadrado de la hipotenusa (el lado de mayor longitud del triángulo rectángulo) es igual a la suma de las áreas del cuadrado de los catetos (los dos lados menores del… … Wikipedia Español

**Copernican system** — Pythagorean Pyth a*go re*an, a. [L. Pythagoreus, Gr. ?.] Of or pertaining to Pythagoras (a Greek philosopher, born about 582 b. c.), or his philosophy. [1913 Webster] The central thought of the Pythagorean philosophy is the idea of number, the… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

**Théorème de Pythagore** — Relation entre les longueurs des cô … Wikipédia en Français

**Theorem** — The Pythagorean theorem has at least 370 known proofs[1] In mathematics, a theorem is a statement that has been proven on the basis of previously established statements, such as other theorems, and previously accepted statements … Wikipedia