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ge·om·e·try

geometry

 
pronunciation:
ji a m tri
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part of speech: noun
inflections: geometries
definition 1: the area of mathematics concerned with the study of shapes and objects. Geometry deals with the measurement and relation of angles, points, lines, planes, and solid figures.
definition 2: the shape, arrangement, or design of an object.
He studied the geometry of the snowflake that fell on his jacket.
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The word geometry contains the following parts:
geo Greek root that means earth
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synonyms:
terr, terra
 
metr, -meter, -metry Greek root that means measure