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Definition: Curve of quickest descent
, n. [See Curve
, a., Cirb
1. A bending without angles; that which is bent; a flexure;
as, a curve in a railway or canal.
2. (Geom.) A line described according to some low, and having
no finite portion of it a straight line.
Axis of a curve
. See under Axis
Curve of quickest descent
. See Brachystochrone
(Math.), the process of determining the
shape, location, singular points, and other peculiarities
of a curve from its equation.
(Geom.), a curve such that when a plane passes
through three points of the curve, it passes through all
the other points of the curve. Any other curve is called a
curve of double curvature
, or a twisted curve