Riemannian geometry

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Synonyms for Riemannian geometry

(mathematics) a non-Euclidean geometry that regards space as like a sphere and a line as like a great circle

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Semi-Riemannian geometry is the study of smooth manifolds with non-degenerate metric.
This text for graduate students and research mathematicians progresses from differentiable manifolds and the tangent structure through the local Frobenius theorem, covariant derivatives, and Riemannian and semi-Riemannian geometry.
O'Neill, Semi-Riemannian geometry, Academic Press, New York, 1983.
O'Neill: Semi-Riemannian Geometry, Academic Press, New York, 1983.
O'Neill, Semi-Riemannian Geometry, Adacemic Press, New York, 1983.