from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Euclid 1 Third century B.C. Greek mathematician who applied the deductive principles of logic to geometry, thereby deriving statements from clearly defined axioms.
- A city of northeast Ohio, a manufacturing suburb of Cleveland on Lake Erie. Population: 48,700.
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- proper n. Euclid of Alexandria, a Greek mathematician
- proper n. A male given name of mostly historical use.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A Greek geometer of the 3d century b. c.; also, his treatise on geometry, and hence, the principles of geometry, in general.
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- n. Greek geometer (3rd century BC)
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