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## Definition of the noun binormal

What does binormal mean as a name of something?

**noun**

- [
*mathematics*] A line that is at right angles to both the normal and the tangent of a point on a curve and, together with them, forms three cartesian axes

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### Elements of Quaternions (1901)

by Sir William Rowan Hamilton

And * the same binormal is a generating line of the parabolic cylinder also,
because that cylinder passes through p, and all its generating lines are
perpendicular to the last mentioned plane*. It is sufficient however to observe, on
the side of ...

### Ordinary Differential Equations in the Complex Domain (1997)

by Einar Hille

* The binormal is a unit vector orthogonal to the tangent and the principal normal
and properly oriented*. The formulas of Frenet we can interpret as simultaneous
first order vector DE's satisfied by the moving trihedral. They are named after
Jean ...

### CRC Concise Encyclopedia of Mathematics, Second Edition (2002)

by Eric W. Weisstein

**Binormal** ...

### Encyclopaedia of Mathematics (2013)

Volume 6: Subject Index — Author Index by Michiel Hazewinkel

(refers **to binormal**, natural
parameter) Frénet frame [15A03, 53-XX, 53-03,

(referred to in: **Binormal**; Darboux vector,
Frame; ...

### Encyclopedic Dictionary of Condensed Matter Physics (2004)

by Charles P. Poole, Jr.

CONICAL REFRACTION OF LIGHT WAVES A special type refraction of lightin
optically biaxial crystals observed during propagation in **the direction of any
binormal** optical axis (see Crystal optics). In conical refraction the thin polarized
light ...

### Concise Encyclopedia of Biostatistics for Medical Professionals (2016)

by Abhaya Indrayan, Martin P. Holt

**Binormal** distribution is
commonly used ...

### Encyclopedia Britannica (1911)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm

Y -9 a_n>d **the binormal**,
respectively, are found as follows. If OV, 0V' be vectors representing the velocities
at two ...

### The Century Dictionary, (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language

**binormal** (bi-nor'mal), n. [< bi-2 + nor-mob] 1n -math.
, a normal to two consecutive elements of a curve in space; 9. norQ mal
perpendicular to the __. < L. binominis, osculating lane. binotate, inotated (bin6'
tat, ...

### Academic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

**binormal** Mathematics, **the binormal** to a curve at a point
P in Euclidean 3-space is the vector passing through P that is normal to the
osculating plane of the curve at P. The direction of the vector is chosen so that, ...

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**Binormal Meaning**

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## Scrabble value of B_{3}I_{1}N_{1}O_{1}R_{1}M_{3}A_{1}L_{1}

The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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