algebraic curve

noun

Definition of algebraic curve

: a curve the Cartesian coordinates of whose points are related by an algebraic equation

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First Known Use of algebraic curve

1704, in the meaning defined above

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“Algebraic curve.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/algebraic%20curve. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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