tropical geometry
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Etymology[edit]
The adjective tropical was given by some French mathematicians in honor of the Brazilian pioneer of the field, Imre Simon (nothing deeper).
Noun[edit]
tropical geometry (uncountable)
 (mathematics) A recent branch of geometry that can be described as a piecewise linear version of real algebraic geometry.
Translations[edit]
branch of geometry

