Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In mathematics, an ordinary node of a surface, or point where the tangents form a cone of the second order and class, having no double nor stationary genetratrices or tangent planes.

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  • Wow!

    March 3, 2011

  • This is an excellent word, as it contains two 'cn' consonant clusters.

    March 3, 2011