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# geometric

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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>

## geometrically

play \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

14th Century

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## geometrical

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## geometric

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

## Definition of geometric for Students

1. 1 :  of or relating to geometry <geometric figures>

2. 2 :  consisting of points, lines, and angles

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