Stigmatic geometry
Stigmatic Stig*mat"ic, Stigmatical Stig*mat"ic*al, a. [See {Stigma}.] 1. Marked with a stigma, or with something reproachful to character. [1913 Webster]

2. Impressing with infamy or reproach. [R.] [1913 Webster]

3. (Bot., Anat., etc) Of or pertaining to a stigma or stigmata. [1913 Webster]

{Stigmatic geometry}, or {Stigmatics}, that science in which the correspondence of index and stigma (see {Stigma}, 7) is made use of to establish geometrical proportions. [1913 Webster]


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  • Stigmatic — Stig*mat ic, Stigmatical Stig*mat ic*al, a. [See {Stigma}.] 1. Marked with a stigma, or with something reproachful to character. [1913 Webster] 2. Impressing with infamy or reproach. [R.] [1913 Webster] 3. (Bot., Anat., etc) Of or pertaining to a …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Stigmatical — Stigmatic Stig*mat ic, Stigmatical Stig*mat ic*al, a. [See {Stigma}.] 1. Marked with a stigma, or with something reproachful to character. [1913 Webster] 2. Impressing with infamy or reproach. [R.] [1913 Webster] 3. (Bot., Anat., etc) Of or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Stigmatics — Stigmatic Stig*mat ic, Stigmatical Stig*mat ic*al, a. [See {Stigma}.] 1. Marked with a stigma, or with something reproachful to character. [1913 Webster] 2. Impressing with infamy or reproach. [R.] [1913 Webster] 3. (Bot., Anat., etc) Of or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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