(mathematics) the shortest line between two points on a mathematically defined surface (as a straight line on a plane or an arc of a great circle on a more..(mathematics) the shortest line between two points on a mathematically defined surface (as a straight line on a plane or an arc of a great circle on a sphere)(noun.shape)

of or relating to or determined by geodesy (adj.pert)

hypernym (geodesic IS A KIND OF .... relation)

(mathematics) the shortest line between two points on a mathematically defined surface (as a straight line on a plane or an arc of a great circle on a sphere)(noun.shape)

the branch of geology that studies the shape of the earth and the determination of the exact position of geographical points (noun.cognition)

derivation (.... is derived from geodesic)

(mathematics) the shortest line between two points on a mathematically defined surface (as a straight line on a plane or an arc of a great circle on a sphere)(noun.shape)

(mathematics) the shortest line between two points on a mathematically defined surface (as a straight line on a plane or an arc of a great circle on a more..(mathematics) the shortest line between two points on a mathematically defined surface (as a straight line on a plane or an arc of a great circle on a sphere)(noun.shape)

domain category (geodesic is domain category of ....)

(mathematics) the shortest line between two points on a mathematically defined surface (as a straight line on a plane or an arc of a great circle on a sphere)(noun.shape)