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triangle
a polygon having three sides
geometry
a branch of mathematics dealing with the relations, properties, and measurements of solids, surfaces, lines, points, and angles
mathematics
the science of numbers and their properties, operations, and relations and with shapes in space and their structure and measurement
astromony
the science of objects and matter beyond the earth's atmosphere
geography
a science that deals with the natural features of the earth and the climate, products, and inhabitants
librarian
a specialist in the management of a place in which books and related materials are kept for use but not for sale
calculate
to determine by mathematical processes
pulley
a wheel used to transmit power by means of a belt, rope, or chain
lever
a rigid piece turning about an axis and used for transmitting and changing force and motion
screw
a machine consisting of a solid cylinder with a spiral groove around it and a corresponding hollow cylinder into which it fits
logic
a science that deals with the rules and tests of sound thinking and proof by reasoning
systematic
characterized by use of method or orderly planning, methodical
reasoning
the drawing of inferences or conculsions from known or assumed facts
constellation
any of 88 groups of stars forming patterns
circumference
the perimeter of a circle
radius
a straight line extending from the center of a circle or a sphere
pi
the symbol denoting the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter; also : the ratio itself equal to approximately 3.1416
theatre
a building for dramatic performances
skene
Greek word from which we get the word scene, was originally a stage building
chorus
an organized company of singers
tragedy
a serious drama with a sorrowful or disastrous conclusion
comedy
a light amusing play with a happy ending
deas ex machine
an unexpected, artificial, or improbable character, device, or event introduced suddenly in a work of fiction or drama to resolve a situation or untangle a plot
thespian
actor
Satyr play
a type of ancient Greek burlesque or comic play with a chorus represented as satrys