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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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Machine Tool Metrology (2016)
An Industrial Handbook by Graham T. Smith
The term Stereometry is a concept in machine tool verification that has often been either dismissed, or simply overlooked, but it is concerned with the volumetric content of a range of geometric shapes. However, this volumetric concept can be ...
The Popular Encyclopedia (1862)
Or, Conversations Lexicon
STEREOMETRY (from m(m, solid, and yie«rjS», ...
Encyclopaedia Americana : a popular dictionary of arts, sciences, literature, history, politics, and biography, brought down to the present time (1836)
Stereometry (from mpm. solid, and praw, measure) ; literally, the measure of solids ; a branch of geometry, tiie name of which would make it applicable to the measurement of all solids, but which, in fact, is limited, by elementary geometry, to a ...
by James Stevens Curl, Susan Wilson
Art or science of measuring solids, a branch of geometry dealing with solid figures: stereometric therefore pertains to stereometry or solid geometry. Stereometrically pure forms would include the *cone, cube, *pyramid, and sphere , and were ...
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 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 Johann Georg Heck
STEREOMETRY, OR THE GEOMETRY OF SOLIDS. . f 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 Stephen J. Farenga, Immanuel Ness
Richter's article “Stereometry Made Easy” (stereometry refers to the measurement of solid geometric figures) allowed children to explore with solid geometric blocks and also extend the notion of shape identification to the actual measurement ...
by Encyclopaedia Perthensis
* STEREOMETRY, n.s. [n<»« and jur;ci; stereometric, Fr. ] ...
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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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