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generatrix

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noun gen·er·a·trix \ˌje-nə-ˈrā-triks\

Definition of generatrix

plural

generatrices

play \-trə-ˌsēz, -ə-rə-ˈtrī-(ˌ)sēz\
  1. :  a point, line, or surface whose motion generates a line, surface, or solid



1840

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1840


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