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ge·om·e·ter

 (jē-ŏm′ĭ-tər)
n.
1. A person skilled in geometry.
2. See geometrid.

[From Latin geōmetrēs, geometrician; see geometrid.]

geometer

(dʒɪˈɒmɪtə) or

geometrician

n
(Mathematics) a person who is practised in or who studies geometry

ge•om•e•ter

(dʒiˈɒm ɪ tər)

n.
2. a geometrid moth or larva.
[1375–1425; < Late Latin geōmeter, for Latin geōmetrēs < Greek geōmétrēs=geō- geo- + -metrēs, derivative of métron measure]
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Noun1.geometer - a mathematician specializing in geometrygeometer - a mathematician specializing in geometry
mathematician - a person skilled in mathematics
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