ge·​om·​e·​ter | \ jē-ˈä-mə-tər \

Definition of geometer

1 : a specialist in geometry
2 : geometrid

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Searching for a connection between form and meaning, Balmond discovered Pythagoras, the geometer-priest of ancient Greece, and James Gleick's book Chaos. Jennifer Kabat, WIRED, "The Informalist," 1 Apr. 2001

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First Known Use of geometer

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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