Möbius strip

Mö·bi·us strip

noun \ˈmœ-bē-əs-, ˈmə(r)-, ˈmō-\

Definition of MÖBIUS STRIP

:  a one-sided surface that is constructed from a rectangle by holding one end fixed, rotating the opposite end through 180 degrees, and joining it to the first end

Illustration of MÖBIUS STRIP


August F. Möbius †1868 German mathematician
First Known Use: 1904


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