Euclidian
Euclidian Eu*clid"i*an, n. Related to Euclid, or to the geometry of Euclid. [1913 Webster]

{Euclidian space} (Geom.), the kind of space to which the axioms and definitions of Euclid, relative to straight lines and parallel lines, apply; -- called also {flat space}, and {homaloidal space}. [1913 Webster] ||


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  • euclidian — EUCLIDIÁN, Ă, euclidieni, e, adj. Referitor la geometria lui Euclid sau la principiile acesteia. [pr.: e u cli di an] – Din fr. euclidien. Trimis de cornel, 14.06.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  euclidián adj. m. (sil. e u cli di an), pl. euclidiéni (sil.… …   Dicționar Român

  • euclidian — adjective relating to geometry as developed by Euclid Euclidian geometry • Syn: ↑euclidean • Pertains to noun: ↑Euclid (for: ↑euclidean), ↑Euclid • …   Useful english dictionary

  • euclidian — adjective see euclidean …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • euclidián — adj. m. (sil. e u cli di an), pl. euclidiéni (sil. di eni); f. sg. euclidiánã, pl. euclidiéne …   Romanian orthography

  • Euclidian — adj. of or pertaining to Euclid or his work …   English contemporary dictionary

  • euclidian — eu·clid·i·an …   English syllables

  • Euclidian space — Euclidian Eu*clid i*an, n. Related to Euclid, or to the geometry of Euclid. [1913 Webster] {Euclidian space} (Geom.), the kind of space to which the axioms and definitions of Euclid, relative to straight lines and parallel lines, apply; called… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Euclidian space — Space Space (sp[=a]s), n. [OE. space, F. espace, from L. spatium space; cf. Gr. spa^n to draw, to tear; perh. akin to E. span. Cf. {Expatiate}.] 1. Extension, considered independently of anything which it may contain; that which makes extended… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Euclidian space — noun A space where the principles of Euclidean geometry apply …   Wiktionary

  • non-euclidian — adjective see non euclidean …   Useful english dictionary

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