geometrize

verb
ge·​om·​e·​trize | \ jē-ˈä-mə-ˌtrīz How to pronounce geometrize (audio) \
geometrized; geometrizing

Definition of geometrize

intransitive verb

: to work by or as if by geometric methods or laws

transitive verb

1 : to represent geometrically
2 : to make conform to geometric principles and laws

Other Words from geometrize

geometrization \ jē-​ˌä-​mə-​trə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce geometrization (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of geometrize

1603, in the meaning defined at intransitive sense

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