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

  • adj. Of or relating to geometry and its methods and principles.
  • adj. Increasing or decreasing in a geometric progression.
  • adj. Using simple geometric forms such as circles and squares in design and decoration.
  • adj. Of or relating to properties in algebraic geometry involving algebraically closed fields.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of, or relating to geometry.
  • adj. increasing or decreasing in a geometric progression.
  • adj. Using simple shapes such as circles, triangles and lines in a decorative object.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to, or according to the rules or principles of, geometry; determined by geometry.
  • adj. characterized by simple geometric forms in design and decoration.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to geometry; according to the rules or principles of geometry; done or determined by geometry.
  • Bounded by straight lines and angles; forming straight lines and angles: as, geometric forms; geometrical ornament or markings on an insect.

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

  • adj. characterized by simple geometric forms in design and decoration
  • adj. of or relating to or determined by geometry


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From Latin geōmetricus, from Ancient Greek γεωμετρικός (geōmetrikos).


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