stereometry


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stereometry

(ˌstɛrɪˈɒmɪtrɪ; ˌstɪər-)
n
(General Physics) the measurement of volume
stereometric, ˌstereoˈmetrical adj

stereometry

1. the process of determining the volume and dimensions of a solid.
2. the process of determining the specific gravity of a liquid. — stereometric, adj.
See also: Measurement
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Relationships between the dimensions of the manufactured items and morfometric parameters of their microstructure and surface stereometry, both items and tools are different in macro and microscale.
He focused greatly on the visualisation of the geometric volumes, or stereometry, of the human figure within a frame of collapsed, relief-like pictorial space, evocative of his close study of Cubist painting.
It does not seem to me," declares Austerlitz, "that we understand the laws governing the return of the past, but I feel more and more as if time did not exist at all, only various spaces interlocking according to the rules of a higher form of stereometry, between which the living and the dead can move back and forth as they like.