Row of points
Row Row, n. [OE. rowe, rawe, rewe, AS. r[=a]w, r?w; probably akin to D. rij, G. reihe; cf. Skr. r?kh[=a] a line, stroke.] A series of persons or things arranged in a continued line; a line; a rank; a file; as, a row of trees; a row of houses or columns. [1913 Webster]

And there were windows in three rows. --1 Kings vii. 4. [1913 Webster]

The bright seraphim in burning row. --Milton. [1913 Webster]

{Row culture} (Agric.), the practice of cultivating crops in drills.

{Row of points} (Geom.), the points on a line, infinite in number, as the points in which a pencil of rays is intersected by a line. [1913 Webster]


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