pure geometry

pure geometry

[′pyu̇r jē′äm·ə·trē]
(mathematics)
Geometry studied from the standpoint of its axioms and postulates rather than its objects.
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We may climb into the thin and cold realm of pure geometry and lifeless science, or sink into that of sensation.
But in their emphasis on materials in a state of full surrender to gravity, such pieces tend to play down the subjectivity of both artist and viewer (as did, in a different way, the pure geometry of Minimalism).
The plaza, a cool exercise in pure geometry has seen its fountain, inhabited by a Henry Moore sculpture, thoroughly subverted and reconceived, while a curving earthwork has been shoe-horned into the narrow space immediately to the north.
To take one of Kant's examples, in seeing a house, I cognize its outline as one figure composed of a plurality of parts, just as I would cognize the same figure in pure geometry.
Also new from the company is the Ludlow Collection, created with simple designs which find their roots in the pure geometry of modernism.
To test it, the UCLA scientists and their colleagues recently undertook an experiment in pure geometry.
Architectural photography is often criticised for omitting all traces of humanity, concentrating instead on capturing pure geometry, space and light.
By pure geometry, the actual eccentricity of the coupon will, in most cases, be worse than the view revealed in the mount.
CADKEY Corporation will also highlight CADKEY's superior interoperability and its essential "collection" of features needed to achieve the highest level of data handling and compatibility: 1) an open hybrid modeling environment, 2) world class data translators, 3) core technology based on pure geometry, and 4) the most extensive set of design, edit, and validation tools in the PC-CAD industry.
The Pure Geometry 3D modeling approach also has practical applications in many scientific, artistic and engineering fields which Kubotek Corporation views collectively as Creation Engineering.
Several striking photographic blowups suspended in the cavernous space compared, in close-up detail, the pure geometry and repetition in natural growth with that of industrial products and architecture.
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