Euclidean space

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Euclid′ean space′


n.
ordinary two- or three-dimensional space.
[1880–85]
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Noun1.Euclidean space - a space in which Euclid's axioms and definitions apply; a metric space that is linear and finite-dimensional
metric space - a set of points such that for every pair of points there is a nonnegative real number called their distance that is symmetric and satisfies the triangle inequality
Translations
euklidovský prostor
espacio euclideoespacio euclídeoespacio euclidiano
euklidinen avaruus
euklidski prostor
ユークリッド空間
euklidiskt rum
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