kampyle of Eudoxus


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kampyle of Eudoxus

[kam′pīl əv yü′däk·səs]
(mathematics)
A plane curve whose equation in cartesian coordinates x and y is x 4= a 2(x 2+ y 2), where a is a constant.
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