Euclidean Geometry

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Euclidean Geometry

The Plane geometry learned in high school, based upon a few ideal, smooth, symmetric shapes.

Euclidean Geometry

A system of geometry that deals with objects on a plane. Its theory is based on five postulates, from which a number of theoretical proofs are derived.
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Though the crisp, orthogonal geometry was derived from simply folding a piece of cardboard, the actual construction was inevitably more complex and crafted.
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