Associations to the word «Kepler»
KEPLER SHEAR, noun. (astronomy) The effect of differential rotation speeds in the rings of Saturn
KEPLER SOLID, noun. (geometry) A non-convex regular polyhedron having regular polygons as its faces and in which the same number of faces meet at each of its vertices.
KEPLER SOLIDS, noun. Plural of Kepler solid
KEPLER, noun. German astronomer who first stated laws of planetary motion (1571-1630).
Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.