### Definitions Found:

# a line which traces out a figure

- generanta line which traces out a figure
- generantsGENERANT, a line which traces out a figure
- generatrixa line, point or figure that traces out another figure by its motion
- generatricesGENERATRIX, a line, point or figure that traces out another figure by its motion
- inversionsA transformation in which each point of a given figure is replaced by another point on the same straight line from a fixed point, esp. in such a way that the product of the distances of the two points from the center of inversion is constant
- inversionA transformation in which each point of a given figure is replaced by another point on the same straight line from a fixed point, esp. in such a way that the product of the distances of the two points from the center of inversion is constant
- ellipsisa figure of syntax by which a word or words are left out and merely implied
- nibblersA cutting tool in which a rapidly reciprocating punch knocks out a line of overlapping small holes from a metal sheet
- offsetsThe amount or distance by which something is out of line
- offsetThe amount or distance by which something is out of line