Euclid's axiom

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Euclid's axiom (mathematics) any of five axioms that are generally recognized as the basis for Euclidean geometry
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Usage

In literature:

Thus a number of Euclid's axioms are hidden among his first definitions.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 6" by Various
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