Definition of the noun stereometry
What does stereometry mean as a name of something?
- [context: now rare] The science of measuring the volume of solids or solid bodies.
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The Popular encyclopedia (1862)
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STEREOMETRY (from m(m, solid, and yie«rjS», ...
by Helaine Selin
Stereometry is found in the fourth and fifth chapters and concerns the computation of volumes or capacities of cubes, parallelepipeds, pyramids, spheres, as well as that of various prisms, dikes, moat walls, ditches, excavations, and cylindrical ...
by Johann Georg Heck
STEREOMETRY, OR THE GEOMETRY OF SOLIDS. 1. OF THE POSITION OF LINES AND PLANES IN SPACE. Through one or two points, as well as through one straight line, innumerable planes may pass. Only one, however, can pass ...
by James Leslie (of Edinburgh.)
Stereometry. GAY. a. Airy, bonny, blithe, boon, cavalier, debonnair, facetious, finical, flippant, genial, gent, gim, jimmy, gleeful, jant, jaunty, juvenile, modish, lusory, jocund, jolly, jovial, joyous, ...
by Encyclopaedia Perthensis
* STEREOMETRY, n.s. [n<»« and jur;ci; stereometric, Fr. ] ...
by James Stevens Curl, Susan Wilson
stereometry Art or science of measuring solids, a branch of geometry dealing with solid figures: stereometric therefore ...
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Scrabble value of S1T1E1R1E1O1M3E1T1R1Y4
The value of this 11-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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