stereometry


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ster·e·om·e·try

(ster'ē-om'ĕ-trē),
1. Measurement of a solid object or the cubic capacity of a vessel.
2. Determination of the specific gravity of a liquid.

ster·e·om·e·try

(ster'ē-om'ĕ-trē)
1. Measurement of a solid object or the cubic capacity of a vessel.
2. Determination of the specific gravity of a liquid.

stereometry

(stĕr″ē-ŏm′ĕ-trē) [″ + metron, a measure]
The measurement of a solid body or the cubic contents of a hollow body.
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The third is even more esoteric, dwelling on the rendition of Elytis's "prismatic" verse (in contrast to "level" and less complex verse), since Connolly considers the linguistic term prismatic to be semantically equivalent to the adjective solid in stereometry (or solid geometry); one example here is Elytis's last published work, which Connolly has expertly translated as The Oxopetra Elegies (1996).
Genzken produced these complex ellipsoids and mathematically polymorph models of stereometry by computer twenty years before Richard Serra discovered Frank Gehry's tool kit.