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Point at infinity

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  • Point at infinity — The point at infinity, also called ideal point, is a point which when added to the real number line yields a closed curve called the real projective line, mathbb{R}P^1. The real projective line is not equivalent to the extended real number line,… …   Wikipedia

  • point at infinity — an ideal mathematical point in projective geometry that preserves the magnitudes of all angles of a transformed plane …   Useful english dictionary

  • Infinity — In mathematics, infinity is often used in contexts where it is treated as if it were a number (i.e., it counts or measures things: an infinite number of terms ) but it is a different type of number from the real numbers. Infinity is related to… …   Wikipedia

  • infinity — noun 1 endless space/time VERB + INFINITY ▪ extend into, extend to, stretch into, stretch to ▪ Theoretically, a line can extend into infinity. PREPOSITION ▪ at …   Collocations dictionary

  • Infinity — • The infinite, as the word indicates, is that which has no end, no limit, no boundary, and therefore cannot be measured by a finite standard, however often applied; it is that which cannot be attained by successive addition, not exhausted by… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Infinity (wargame) — Infinity is a science fiction skirmish level tabletop miniature wargame produced by Corvus Belli. Set about 175 years into the future, players of the game enact a skirmish between opposing forces using 28 mm scale miniatures and utilizing a… …   Wikipedia

  • infinity — [in fin′i tē] n. pl. infinities [ME infinite < OFr infinité < L infinitas] 1. the quality of being infinite 2. anything infinite; endless or unlimited space, time, distance, quantity, etc. 3. an indefinitely large number or amount 4. Geom.… …   English World dictionary

  • infinity — ► NOUN (pl. infinities) 1) the state or quality of being infinite. 2) a very great number or amount. 3) Mathematics a number greater than any assignable quantity or countable number (symbol ). 4) a point in space or time that is or seems… …   English terms dictionary

  • infinity — /in fin i tee/, n., pl. infinities. 1. the quality or state of being infinite. 2. something that is infinite. 3. infinite space, time, or quantity. 4. an infinite extent, amount, or number. 5. an indefinitely great amount or number. 6. Math. a.… …   Universalium

  • Infinity on High — Infinity on High …   Wikipedia

  • Infinity-Man — This article is about the New Gods character; for information on the (unrelated) LSH character with a similar name, please see Infinite Man. Superherobox caption=Infinity Man from Forever People #2, artist Jack Kirby character name=Infinity Man… …   Wikipedia

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