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Riemannian geometry


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A non-Euclidean system of geometry based on the postulate that within a plane every pair of lines intersects.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. the branch of differential geometry that studies Riemannian manifolds

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (mathematics) a non-Euclidean geometry that regards space as like a sphere and a line as like a great circle


After Georg Friedrich Bernhard Riemann.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Riemannian + geometry (Wiktionary)


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