Search

DICTIONARY

noun

adjective

verb

adverb

pronoun

preposition

conjunction

determiner

exclamation

The

The definition of catacaustic in the **dictionary** is *a catacaustic curve or surface.*

acoustic

əˈkuːstɪk

anacoustic

ˌænəˈkuːstɪk

anapestic

ˌænəˈpiːstɪk

apneustic

æpˈnuːstɪk

apolaustic

ˌæpəˈlɔːstɪk

caustic

ˈkɔːstɪk

diacaustic

ˌdaɪəˈkɔːstɪk

diacoustic

ˌdaɪəˈkuːstɪk

domestic

dəˈmɛstɪk

electroacoustic

ɪˌlɛktrəʊəˈkuːstɪk

empaestic

ɛmˈpiːstɪk

fantastic

fænˈtæstɪk

holocaustic

ˌhɒləˈkɔːstɪk

karstic

ˈkɑːstɪk

neustic

ˈnjuːstɪk

optoacoustic

ˌɒptəʊəˈkuːstɪk

plastic

ˈplæstɪk

psychoacoustic

ˌsaɪkəʊəˈkuːstɪk

stick

stɪk

theopneustic

ˌθɪəpˈnjuːstɪk

catabolite

catabolize

catachresis

catachrestic

catachrestical

catachrestically

cataclases

cataclasis

cataclasm

cataclasmic

cataclastic

cataclinal

cataclysm

cataclysmal

cataclysmic

cataclysmically

catacomb

catacombs

catacoustics

catacumbal

anacrustic

bustic

characteristic

diagnostic

elastic

encaustic

enthusiastic

fustic

futuristic

holistic

logistic

lunar caustic

majestic

mystic

old fustic

optimistic

polycystic

realistic

rustic

statistic

SYNONYMS

TRANSLATOR

ar

280 millions of speakers

vi

80 millions of speakers

el

15 millions of speakers

af

14 millions of speakers

sv

10 millions of speakers

no

5 millions of speakers

TRENDS

0

100%

FREQUENCY

Unused

9

/100
EXAMPLES

1

A new and complete dictionary of arts and sciences: ... George Gregory, **1819**

2

The British encyclopedia, or, Dictionary of arts and sciences
The cat-head serves to suspend the anchor clear of the bow, wben it is necessary
to let it go : it is supported by a sort of knee, which is generally ornamented by
sculpture. **CATACAUSTIC** curves, in the higher geometry, that species of caustic
...

William Nicholson, **1809**

3

The British Encyclopedia, Or Dictionary of Arts and Sciences ...
If the reflected I B be produced to K, so that A B=BK, and the curve K L be the
evolute of die **catacaustic** BEG, beginning at the point K ; then the portion of* the
**catacaustic** B E = A C — AB x C E — B I continually. Or if any two incident rays, ...

William Nicholson, **1809**

4

Mathematical Dictionary and Cyclopedia of Mathematical ...
C., be reflected rays ; the **catacaustic** is, therefore, a curve tangent to all of the
reflected rays. If the curve BCD is a circle, and the rays incident upon it are
parallel, the **catacaustic** is an epicycloid, a curve generated by a point of the ...

Charles Davies, **1872**

5

Mathematical Dictionary and Cyclopedia of Mathematical ...
If we conceive the line BCD to he a reflector, and A a radiant point, then will the
lines BE, BC, 610., be reflected rays ; the **catacaustic** is, therefore. a curve
tangent to all of the reflected rays. If the curve BCD is a circle, and the rays
incident; ...

Charles DAVIES (LL.D., and PECK (William Guy)), William Guy PECK, **1857**

6

Handbook of Geometric Programming Using Open Geometry GL
There we want to illustrate the following interesting theorem (compare [4], [25]):
The **catacaustic** c of a pencil of lines E(e) with respect to a reflecting curve r is the
locus of all focal points F = E of those conic sections that osculate r and have E ...

Georg Glaeser, Hans-Peter Schröcker, **2002**

7

CRC Concise Encyclopedia of Mathematics, Second Edition
See also BUNDLE, GROUP ACTION, PRINCIPAL BUNDLE Circle Caustic
Consider a point light source located at a point (ft, 0). The **CATACAUSTIC** of a
unit CIRCLE for the light at ^ = oo is the NEPHROID a: = J[3cot«-cos(30] y = J [3
sin t ...

Eric W. Weisstein, **2002**

8

Chambers's Encyclopædia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge
CAUSTIC, **CATACAUSTIC**, and DIACAUS- TIC. In Optics, Caustic is the name
given to the curved line formed by the ultimate intersections of a system of rays
reflected or refracted from a reflecting or refracting surface, when the reflection or
...

9

Chambers's Encyclopædia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge ... Ephraim Chambers, **1870**

10

CHAMBERS'S ENCYCLOPAEDIA: A DICTIONARY OF UNIVERSAL ...
REFERENCE

« EDUCALINGO. *Catacaustic* [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/catacaustic>. Feb 2020 ».