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Euclidean (adj.)

1650s, "of or pertaining to Euclid" (Greek Eukleides), c. 300 B.C.E. geometer of Alexandria. Now often used in contrast to alternative models based on rejection of some of his axioms. His name in Greek means "renowned, glorious," from eu "well" (see eu-) + kleos "fame" (see Clio).

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Definitions of Euclidean

euclidean (adj.)
relating to geometry as developed by Euclid;
Synonyms: euclidian
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