Euclid definition

  • others:
    • Euclid 1 3rd century B.C. Greek mathematician whom applied the deductive principles of reasoning to geometry, thereby deriving statements from plainly defined axioms.
    • A city of northeast Ohio, a manufacturing suburb of Cleveland on Lake Erie. Population: 48,700.
  • proper-noun:
    • Euclid of Alexandria, a Greek mathematician
    • A male given name of mostly historic use.
  • noun:
    • A Greek geometer of the 3d century b. c.; in addition, his treatise on geometry, and hence, the concepts of geometry, overall.
    • Greek geometer (third century BC)

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