geometric sense

ge·o·met·ric sense

one or other of two directions along a curve in which something is moving, for example, clockwise or counterclockwise.

ge·o·met·ric sense

(jē'ŏ-met'rik sens)
One or other of two directions along a curve in which something is moving (e.g., clockwise or counterclockwise).
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4D films are not four dimensional in the geometric sense of the word, but a marketing term to describe an entertainment presentation system combining a 3D film with physical effects that occur in the theatre in synchronisation with the movie.