What does analytic geometry mean?

analytic geometry meaning in General Dictionary

the use of algebra to examine geometric properties; functions on signs defined in a coordinate system

Sentence Examples with the word analytic geometry

His published mathematical works include: Analytic Geometry of Three Dimensions (1862), Treatise on Conic Sections (4th ed., 1863) and Treatise on the Higher Plane Curves (2nd ed., 1873); these books are of the highest value, and have been translated into several languages.

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