the ratio of consecutive terms in a geometric progression.
[jee-uh-me-triks] /ˌdʒi əˈmɛ trɪks/ noun 1. (used with a plural verb) the characteristics or features of a thing: the geometrics of a building design. [jee-uh-me-trik] /ˌdʒi əˈmɛ trɪk/ adjective, Also, geometrical 1. of or relating to geometry or to the principles of geometry. 2. resembling or employing the simple rectilinear or curvilinear lines or figures […]
noun, Mathematics. 1. an infinite series of the form, c + cx + cx 2 + cx 3 + …, where c and x are real numbers. 2. . noun 1. a geometric progression written as a sum, as in 1 + 2 + 4 + 8
[jee-om-i-trid] /dʒiˈɒm ɪ trɪd/ adjective 1. belonging or pertaining to the family Geometridae, comprising slender-bodied, broad-winged moths, the larvae of which are called measuring worms. noun 2. a geometrid moth. /dʒɪˈɒmɪtrɪd/ noun 1. any moth of the family Geometridae, the larvae of which are called measuring worms, inchworms, or loopers adjective 2. of, relating to, […]
[jee-om-i-tree] /dʒiˈɒm ɪ tri/ noun, plural geometries. 1. the branch of mathematics that deals with the deduction of the properties, measurement, and relationships of points, lines, angles, and figures in space from their defining conditions by means of certain assumed properties of space. 2. any specific system of this that operates in accordance with a […]