American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1

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Author: Noah Webster

Epicycloid

EPICYC’LOID, n. [Gr. form.] In geometry, a curve generated by the revolution of the periphery of a circle along the convex or concave side of the periphery of another circle.

A curve generated by any point in the plane of a movable circle which rolls on the inside or outside of the circumference of a fixed circle.

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Chicago: Noah Webster Jr., "Epicycloid," American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1 in An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1 (New York: S. Converse, 1828), Original Sources, accessed July 24, 2024, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=CNXVHQVRNAQDC1G.

MLA: Webster, Noah, Jr. "Epicycloid." American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1, in An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1, New York, S. Converse, 1828, Original Sources. 24 Jul. 2024. http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=CNXVHQVRNAQDC1G.

Harvard: Webster, N, 'Epicycloid' in American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1. cited in 1828, An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1, S. Converse, New York. Original Sources, retrieved 24 July 2024, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=CNXVHQVRNAQDC1G.