Apollonian problem

noun

Definition of Apollonian problem

: the problem in geometry of the construction of a circle touching three given circles

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History and Etymology for Apollonian problem

Apollonian entry 2, after Apollonius of Perga

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“Apollonian problem.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Apollonian%20problem. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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