Euclidean vs Euclidianness - What's the difference?

euclidean | euclidianness |


As an adjective euclidean

is (rare).

As a noun euclidianness is

having the property of being euclidean.

euclidean

English

Alternative forms

* Euclidian

Etymology 1

Named after , who established the principles of plane geometry.

Adjective

(-)
  • (geometry) Adhering to the principles of traditional geometry, in which parallel lines are equidistant.
  • Of or relating to '', ''especially to Euclidean geometry.
  • Antonyms
    * non-Euclidean
    Coordinate terms
    * hyperbolic, Minkowskian
    Derived terms
    * Euclidean algorithm * Euclidean distance * Euclidean geometry * Euclidean group * Euclidean relation * Euclidean space

    Etymology 2

    Named after the landmark U.S. Supreme Court case .

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Of or relating to Euclidean zoning.
  • English eponyms English proper adjectives

    euclidianness

    Noun

    (-)
  • Having the property of being Euclidean.