Geometry vs Geometrodynamics - What's the difference?

geometry | geometrodynamics |


As nouns the difference between geometry and geometrodynamics

is that geometry is (mathematics|uncountable) the branch of mathematics dealing with spatial relationships while geometrodynamics is (physics) any of several reformulations of general relativity that attempt to describe spacetime and associated phenomena completely in terms of geometry.

geometry

Noun

  • (mathematics, uncountable) the branch of mathematics dealing with spatial relationships
  • (mathematics, countable) a type of geometry with particular properties
  • spherical geometry
  • (countable) the spatial attributes of an object, etc.
  • Holonyms

    * mathematics

    Derived terms

    * absolute geometry * affine geometry * algebraic geometry * analytic geometry * chronogeometry * combinatorial geometry * descriptive geometry * differential geometry * elementary geometry * elliptic geometry * Euclidean geometry * finite geometry * fractal geometry * geometry of numbers * hyperbolic geometry * hypergeometry * non-Euclidean geometry * projective geometry * Riemannian geometry * spherical geometry * taxicab geometry * tropical geometry

    geometrodynamics

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia geometrodynamics) (-)
  • (physics) Any of several reformulations of general relativity that attempt to describe spacetime and associated phenomena completely in terms of geometry.