Ste`re*o*graph"ic (?), Ste`re*o*graph"ic*al (?), a. [Cf. F. st'er'eographique.]

Made or done according to the rules of stereography; delineated on a plane; as, a stereographic chart of the earth.

Stereographic projection Geom., a method of representing the sphere in which the center of projection is taken in the surface of the sphere, and the plane upon which the projection is made is at right angles to the diameter passing through the center of projection.


© Webster 1913.