simply connected

adjective

Definition of simply connected 

: being or characterized by a surface that is divided into two separate parts by every closed curve it contains

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The tracker simply connected the two pings that occurred April 1 and April 13. Kim Chatelain, NOLA.com, "Hilton, the 1,326-pound shark, making his way toward La. waters," 26 Apr. 2018 But more than simply connecting with fans, Act used her role on the show to educate her fellow contestants, helping them learn more about LGBTQ and gender issues. Stephen Daw, Billboard, "'RuPaul's Drag Race' Star Courtney Act Wins U.K. 'Celebrity Big Brother'," 5 Feb. 2018 Europe’s highest court just ruled that Uber is in fact a transportation business and not a tech platform that simply connects riders and drivers. Farhad Manjoo And Mike Isaac, New York Times, "Farhad and Mike’s Week in Tech: Cuckoo for Cryptocurrency," 22 Dec. 2017

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1893, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of simply connected was in 1893

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