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degree of a curve

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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the number which expresses the degree of the equation of the curve or surface in rectilinear coördinates. A straight line will, in general, meet the curve or surface in a number of points equal to the degree of the curve or surface and no more.

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