isoperimetry

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isoperimetry

(ˌaɪsəʊpəˈrɪmətrɪ)
n
(Mathematics) geometry the branch of geometry dealing with figures that have equal perimeters
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isoperimetry

the study of flgures that have perimeters of equal length. — isoperimetrical, isoperimetral, adj.
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