geometric

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adjective geo·met·ric \ˌjē-ə-ˈme-trik\
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geometrical

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Definition of geometric

  1. 1a :  of, relating to, or according to the methods or principles of geometryb :  increasing in a geometric progression geometric population growth

  2. 2 capitalized :  of or relating to a style of ancient Greek pottery characterized by geometric decorative motifs (see motif 2)

  3. 3a :  using straight or curved lines in designs or outlinesb :  of or relating to art based on simple geometric shapes (as straight lines, circles, or squares) geometric abstractions

geometrically

play \ˌjē-ə-ˈme-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Origin and Etymology of geometric

see geometry


First Known Use: 14th century


GEOMETRIC Defined for Kids

geometric

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adjective geo·met·ric \ˌjē-ə-ˈme-trik\

Definition of geometric for Students

  1. 1 :  of or relating to geometry geometric figures

  2. 2 :  consisting of points, lines, and angles



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