# geometrician

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## ge·om·e·try

(jē-ŏm′ĭ-trē)*n.*

*pl.*

**ge·om·e·tries**

**1.**

**a.**The mathematics of the properties, measurement, and relationships of points, lines, angles, surfaces, and solids.

**b.**A system of geometry: Euclidean geometry.

**c.**A geometry restricted to a class of problems or objects: solid geometry.

**d.**A book on geometry.

**2.**

**a.**Configuration; arrangement.

**b.**A surface shape.

**3.**A physical arrangement suggesting geometric forms or lines.

[Middle English geometrie, from Old French, from Latin geōmetria, from Greek geōmetriā, from geōmetrein,

*to measure land*: geō-,*geo-*+ metron,*measure*; see mē- in Indo-European roots.]**ge·om′e·tri′cian**(jē-ŏm′ĭ-trĭsh′ən, jē′ə-mĭ-),

**ge·om′e·ter**

*n.*

## ge•om•e•tri•cian

(dʒiˌɒm ɪˈtrɪʃ ən, ˌdʒi ə mɪ-)*n.*

a person skilled in geometry.

[1475–85]

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Noun | 1. | geometrician - a mathematician specializing in geometrymathematician - a person skilled in mathematics |

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