solid geometry

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the geometry of 3-dimensional space

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Ruth, 30, whose career includes being one of the sassy lasses from the Fiat Punto ads, Glasgow Kiss, North Square and an early series of Footballers' Wives, insists she will get her kit off when the script requires, as it did for the 2002 film, Solid Geometry.
The teachers (left to right) with their nicknames and subjects, are: J "Jack" Whitwham (maths, English and French), J H "Peter" Housby (English), F "Pegleg" Moore (handicrafts, woodwork and metalwork), F "Buzzer" Boothroyd (science), A J "Mousy" Haynes (history and the school's pianist), F "Pussy" Clarkson (French), Harry Armitage (headmaster), J A "Josh" Whitwam (handicrafts) and Jack's father, A "Jumbo" Fowler (geography), F "Piggy" Moore (science), R R "Scrooge" Scruton (English, French and sportsmaster), F "Scnozzle" Lee (art, solid geometry and machine drawing) and J "Johnny" Kilburn (maths).
Mathematicians of the time also built expensive three-dimensional geometric models to try to bolster their insight about solid geometry.
Mr Stephen Gilbert, the producer working on Solid Geometry, has been told not to report for work 'until further notice'.
The geometry of the Continuum is modeled by the well known Constructive Solid Geometry (CSG) [20] or Boundary Representation (Brep) [20].
CADCAM-E engineers used this model to reconstruct the original feature-based solid geometry in the CATIA format that Brembo engineers use.
The two terms, of course, are from solid geometry, but neither geometers nor readers driven in frustration to dictionary definitions of the terms will be able to discover just what happens when a hyperbola metamorphoses into a parabola--if that is possible--nor just what a hyperbola has to do with history in the first place.
NEVER managed to make my sums add up during maths at school so the sound of Solid Geometry brought back a lot of deep-rooted classroom fears.
After a pause, while I gather my thoughts, we get back to the point of the conversation and the sex scenes being shown in public - the short film Solid Geometry.
The Scots actor and his uncle Denis Lawson have brought controversial drama Solid Geometry to life after the BBC halted production in 1979 in a row over the X-rated prop.
On top of them all is the small town with winding lanes lined with immemorial white Cycladean houses, little churches, wonderful exercises in solid geometry, and, on the edge of the old settlement, an Orthodox cathedral with four bells hung high up in a curly crowned west front.
Cadmax allows 2D, surface, and solid geometry to be intermixed in a single drawing.
In fact, Solid Geometry, published in play form in The Imitation Game (1982) and as a short story in First Love Last Rites (1991) is the least bizarrely sexual of McEwan's early work and he was hugely disappointed that it was not given a fair trial (see the introduction to The Imitation Game).
Using intuitive solid modeling tools - like one-button extraction of curves, surfaces and solids - simplifies the process of creating solid geometry from the mesh.
The sketched solid geometry can be exported from Inspire in various formats including Parasolid, Step and IGES.