fractal

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(mathematics) a geometric pattern that is repeated at every scale and so cannot be represented by classical geometry

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Fractal curves are generated by repeatedly applying a transformed version of a generator pattern to the edges in a curve.
Mandelbrot (1983) coined the term teragons to refer to specific generations of fractal curves.