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hyperbolic

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adjective hy·per·bol·ic \ˌhī-pər-ˈbä-lik\

Definition of hyperbolic

  1. :  of, relating to, or marked by hyperbole

hyperbolically

play \-li-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


15th Century

First Known Use of hyperbolic

15th century

Variants of hyperbolic

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hyperbolical

play \-li-kəl\

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hyperbolic

adjective hy·per·bol·ic

Definition of hyperbolic

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or being analogous to a hyperbola

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or being a space in which more than one line parallel to a given line passes through a point <hyperbolic geometry>



1676

First Known Use of hyperbolic

1676

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