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<*mathematics*> A mapping of a metric space onto another or
onto itself so that the distance between any two points in the
original space is the same as the distance between their
images in the second space. For example, any combination of
rotation and translation is an isometry of the plane.

(1997-12-13)

Nearby terms: isolated « ISO Latin 1 « isometric joystick « **isometry** » isomorphic » isomorphism » isomorphism class

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