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

intransitive verb

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

transitive verb

: to represent geometrically
: to make conform to geometric principles and laws
geometrization noun

Word History

First Known Use

1603, in the meaning defined at intransitive sense

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The first known use of geometrize was in 1603

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Cite this Entry

“Geometrize.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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