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euclidean

adjective, often capitalized eu·clid·e·an \yü-ˈkli-dē-ən\

Definition of euclidean

  1. :  of, relating to, or based on the geometry of Euclid or a geometry with similar axioms



1660

First Known Use of euclidean

1660

Variants of euclidean

also euclidian play \yü-ˈkli-dē-ən\

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