| James Mitchell - 1823 - 576 lapas
...constitute a body <or solid. Geometrical MAGNITUDES, may be conceived to be generated by motion, as **a line by the motion of a point, a surface by the motion of a line,** and a solid by the motion of a surface. Apparent MAGNITUDE of a body, is thai which is measured by... | |
| Thomas Curtis - 1829
...kinds are considered as generated by motion, by means of which they increase or decrease ; as a Une **by the motion of a point, a surface by the motion of a line,** a « lid by the motion of a surface, and an angle by the rotation of one of the lines which conta n... | |
| Francis Lieber, Edward Wigglesworth, Thomas Gamaliel Bradford, Henry Vethake - 1831
...denote whatever is formed by the motion of a point, line or surface. Thus a line is said to be generated **by the motion of a point ; a surface, by the motion of a line,** and a solid, by the motion of a surface. The same term is also sometimes used in a similar sense in... | |
| John Walker, Benjamin Humphrey Smart - 1836 - 738 lapas
...department of mathematics called Fluxions, in which magnitudes are supposed to bo generated by motion, as **a line by the motion of a point, a surface by the motion of** u Fluz'-iOQ-ar-y, a. Pertaining to fluxion. Flujr'-um-ist,*. One skilled in fluxions. FLUJT'-/VE, 105:... | |
| John Rowbotham - 1838 - 1 lapas
...mathematics are called fluxions, in which every quantity is supposed to be generated by motion, as **a line by the motion of a point, a surface by the motion of a line,** &c. Fo'-cus, s. focus, the fire place, or hearth; also, fire. The point where the rays of light... | |
| Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington) - 1839
...of all kinds are considered as generated by motion, by means of which they increase or decrease ; as **a line by the motion of a point, a surface by the motion of a line,** a ¡olid by the motion of a surface, and an angle by the rotation of one of the lines which contain... | |
| Roswell Park - 1841 - 587 lapas
...themselves : hence he proposed for this branch the name above given. Newton considered all quantities as **generated by motion ; a line by the motion of a point ; a surface by the motion of a line** ; and a solid by the motion of a surface. This idea of magnitudes moving, or flowing, led him to propose... | |
| Samuel Griswold Goodrich - 1844 - 352 lapas
...small parts, but as generated by continued motion, by means of which they increase or decrease ; as **a line by the motion of a point ; a surface by the motion of a line** ; and a solid by the motion of a surface. So, likewise, time may be considered as represented by a... | |
| W. M. Buchanan - 1846 - 755 lapas
...; and fluxions denotes that branch of analysis wherein magnitudes of every kind are supposed to be **generated by motion ; a line by the motion of a point, a surface** bythemotionof a line, and a solid by themotion of a surface. The increments are also sometimes called... | |
| Roswell Park - 1847
...themselves : hence he proposed for this branch the name above given. Newton considered all quantities as **generated by motion ; a line by the motion of a point; a surface by the motion of a line;** and a solid by the motion of a surface. This idea of magnitudes moving, or flowing, led him to propose... | |
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