Riemanniangeometry

Rie·mann·ian geometry (rē-mänʹē-ən) n.
A non-Euclidean system of geometry based on the postulate that within a plane every pair of lines intersects.
  [After Riemann, Georg Friedrich Bernhard.]

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Universalium. 2010.

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