Definition of analytical geometry in English:

analytical geometry

Syllabification: an·a·lyt·i·cal ge·om·e·try


  • Geometry using coordinates.
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    • From September to December 1883 Stieltjes lectured on analytical geometry and on descriptive geometry.
    • The new algebra and analytical geometry of Viète was read by Newton from Frans van Schooten's edition of Viète's collected works published in 1646.
    • Miss Scott was a geometer who whenever possible brought to analytical geometry the full resources of pure geometrical reasoning.

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