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adjective geo·met·ric \ˌjē-ə-ˈme-trik\

Definition of geometric

  1. 1 a :  of, relating to, or according to the methods or principles of geometry b :  increasing in a geometric progression <geometric population growth>

  2. 2 capitalized :  of or relating to a style of ancient Greek pottery characterized by geometric decorative motifs

  3. 3 a :  utilizing rectilinear or simple curvilinear motifs or outlines in design b :  of or relating to art based on simple geometric shapes (as straight lines, circles, or squares) <geometric abstractions>

geo·met·ri·cal·ly play \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


14th Century

First Known Use of geometric

14th century

Variants of geometric

or geo·met·ri·cal play \-ˈme-tri-kəl\


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