How to use Sphericity in a sentence

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  • The doctrine of the sphericity of the earth was still held by the more learned, but the heads of the church held it to be unscriptural.

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  • Lambert, indeed, seems to have believed in the sphericity of the earth.

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  • The deviation of the earths figure from sphericity, and the variation of g with latitude, are here ignored.

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  • In particular, Plato taxes Parmenides with his inconsistency in attributing (as he certainly did) to the fundamental unity extension and sphericity, so that "the worshipped dv is after all a pitiful j.) " (W.

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  • In the same way, the elementary conception of the sphere involves the idea of sphericity, which would be tested in a similar way, and is in fact so tested, at an early stage by tactual perception, and at a more advanced stage by mechanical methods; the next step being the circularity of the central section, as roughly tested (where the sphere is small) by visual perception, i.e.

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  • All three, in context, clearly refer to the sphericity of the earth.

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  • However, when this happens, the compound symmetry and sphericity assumptions have been violated, and independent contrasts cannot be computed.

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