a method based on the division algorithm for finding the greatest common divisor of two given integers.
noun 1. geometry based upon the postulates of Euclid, especially the postulate that only one line may be drawn through a given point parallel to a given line.
noun, Mathematics. 1. the set of rigid motions that are also affine transformations.
- Euclidean norm
mathematics The most common norm, calculated by summing the squares of all coordinates and taking the square root. This is the essence of Pythagoras’s theorem. In the infinite-dimensional case, the sum is infinite or is replaced with an integral when the number of dimensions is uncountable. (2004-02-15)
noun, Mathematics. 1. ordinary two- or three-dimensional space. 2. any vector space on which a real-valued inner product is defined.