# Euclid - definition, transcription

*Amer.*|ˈjuːkləd|

*Brit.*|ˈyo͞oklid|

#### noun

- Greek geometer (3rd century BC)

*(syn: euclid)*### Examples

They were examined in algebra and Euclid.

A class of boys is doing arithmetic while another is doing Euclid.

Flag-wagging is to Signals what Euclid is to mathematics.