Associations to the word «Quadric»

Wiktionary

QUADRIC, noun. (mathematics) A surface whose shape is defined in terms of a quadratic equation
QUADRIC, adjective. (mathematics) Of or relating to the second degree; quadratic.

Dictionary definition

QUADRIC, noun. A curve or surface whose equation (in Cartesian coordinates) is of the second degree.

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley