Etymology
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geometry (n.)

early 14c., also gemetrie, gemetry, from Old French geometrie (12c., Modern French géométrie), from Latin geometria, from Greek geometria "measurement of earth or land; geometry," from combining form of "earth, land" (see Gaia) + -metria "a measuring of" (see -metry). Old English used eorðcræft "earth-craft" as a loan-translation of Latin geometria.

updated on October 31, 2018

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Definitions of geometry from WordNet

geometry (n.)
the pure mathematics of points and lines and curves and surfaces;
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