plural noun
geo·​met·​rics | \ ˌjē-ə-ˈme-triks How to pronounce geometrics (audio) \

Definition of geometrics

: decorative patterns or designs based on geometric shapes

Examples of geometrics in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Think stripes, florals and geometrics pulled together by one hue. Washington Post, "Go big and go home: How to do maximalism right," 15 Oct. 2020 The Old Art Studio’s work celebrates the simplicity of this era through retro-cool sunscapes and abstract minimalist geometrics. Kiana Murden, CNN Underscored, "Support your favorite artists with Society6’s gorgeous new face masks," 9 July 2020

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First Known Use of geometrics

1977, in the meaning defined above

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“Geometrics.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Mar. 2021.

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