# plane figure

Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to plane figure: solid figure
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
 Noun 1 plane figure - a two-dimensional shape    two-dimensional figurefigure - a combination of points and lines and planes that form a visible palpable shapeheart - a plane figure with rounded sides curving inward at the top and intersecting at the bottom; conventionally used on playing cards and valentines; "he drew a heart and called it a valentine"polygon, polygonal shape - a closed plane figure bounded by straight sidesconic, conic section - (geometry) a curve generated by the intersection of a plane and a circular coneoblong - a plane figure that deviates from a square or circle due to elongationhemicycle, semicircle - a plane figure with the shape of half a circlesector - a plane figure bounded by two radii and the included arc of a circlestar - a plane figure with 5 or more points; often used as an emblemparaboloid - a surface having parabolic sections parallel to a single coordinate axis and elliptic sections perpendicular to that axisellipsoid - a surface whose plane sections are all ellipses or circles; "the Earth is an ellipsoid"tree diagram, tree - a figure that branches from a single root; "genealogical tree"
References in classic literature ?
The shadow then of tyrannical pleasure determined by the number of length will be a plane figure.
A hexagon is a plane figure with how many sides and angles?
The topics include integration using trigonometric identities, integration by parts, the fundamental theorems of calculus, applying the definite integral to compute the area of a plane figure, and methods of solving ordinary differential equations of the first order and of the first degree.
What geometric plane figure is presented by ice crystals and snowflakes?

Site: Follow: Share:
Open / Close