adjective \ˌjē-ə-ˈme-trik\

Definition of GEOMETRIC

a :  of, relating to, or according to the methods or principles of geometry
b :  increasing in a geometric progression <geometric population growth>
capitalized :  of or relating to a style of ancient Greek pottery characterized by geometric decorative motifs
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 \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Variants of GEOMETRIC

geo·met·ric or geo·met·ri·cal \-ˈme-tri-kəl\

First Known Use of GEOMETRIC

14th century


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