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elliptic paraboloid

Christopher Clapham and James Nicholson

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

Fifth edition

Published in print January 2014 | ISBN: 9780199679591
Published online September 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780191759024
elliptic paraboloid

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A *quadric whose equation in a suitable coordinate system is Here the yz‐plane and the zx‐plane are planes of symmetry. Sections by planes ...

Reference Entry.  88 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Pure Mathematics

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