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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Geometer  \Ge*om"e*ter\,  n.  [F.  g['e]om[`e]tre,  L.  geometres, 
  geometra,  fr  Gr  gewme`trhs,  fr  ge`a,  gh^,  the  earth  + 
  me`tron  measure.  See  {Meter}  measure.] 
  1.  One  skilled  in  geometry;  a  geometrician;  a  mathematician. 
  --I.  Watts. 
 
  2.  (Zo["o]l.)  Any  species  of  geometrid  moth;  a  geometrid. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  geometer 
  n  :  a  mathematician  specializing  in  geometry  [syn:  {geometrician}] 




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