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Princeton's WordNet

  1. solid geometrynoun

    the geometry of 3-dimensional space

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  1. Solid geometry

    In mathematics, solid geometry or stereometry is the traditional name for the geometry of three-dimensional, Euclidean spaces (i.e., 3D geometry). Stereometry deals with the measurements of volumes of various solid figures (or 3D figures), including pyramids, prisms and other polyhedrons; cylinders; cones; truncated cones; and balls bounded by spheres.

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  1. solid geometry

    Solid geometry is a branch of mathematics that deals with the properties and relationships of three-dimensional figures or shapes, such as cubes, cylinders, spheres, pyramids, and prisms. It involves concepts like volume, area, and planar cross sections, which are extensions of principles and theories from two-dimensional geometry.

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  1. Solid geometry

    In mathematics, solid geometry was the traditional name for the geometry of three-dimensional Euclidean space — for practical purposes the kind of space we live in. It was developed following the development of plane geometry. Stereometry deals with the measurements of volumes of various solid figures including cylinder, circular cone, truncated cone, sphere, and prisms. The Pythagoreans had dealt with the regular solids, but the pyramid, prism, cone and cylinder were not studied until the Platonists. Eudoxus established their measurement, proving the pyramid and cone to have one-third the volume of a prism and cylinder on the same base and of the same height, and was probably the discoverer of a proof that the volume of a sphere is proportional to the cube of its radius.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of solid geometry in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of solid geometry in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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