Geometrizing
Geometrize Ge*om"e*trize, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Geometrized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Geometrizing}.] To investigate or apprehend geometrical quantities or laws; to make geometrical constructions; to proceed in accordance with the principles of geometry. [1913 Webster]

Nature geometrizeth, and observeth order in all things. --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]


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  • Geometrize — Ge*om e*trize, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Geometrized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Geometrizing}.] To investigate or apprehend geometrical quantities or laws; to make geometrical constructions; to proceed in accordance with the principles of geometry. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Geometrized — Geometrize Ge*om e*trize, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Geometrized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Geometrizing}.] To investigate or apprehend geometrical quantities or laws; to make geometrical constructions; to proceed in accordance with the principles of geometry …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • geometrize — geometrization, n. /jee om i truyz /, v., geometrized, geometrizing. v.i. 1. to work by geometric methods. v.t. 2. to put into geometric form. Also, esp. Brit., geometrise. [1650 60; GEOMETR(Y) + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

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  • geometrize — [jē äm′ətrīz΄] vi. geometrized, geometrizing Rare to use geometric principles vt. Rare to work out geometrically …   English World dictionary

  • geometrization — (ˌ)jēˌämə.trə̇ˈzāshən, ˌtrīˈz noun ( s) : the act or process of geometrizing * * * geometrīzāˈtion or geometrīsāˈtion noun • • • Main Entry: ↑geometry …   Useful english dictionary

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