Pronunciation: /ˈsɜr.fɪs/ Explain
The surface of a geometric solid all points of the geometric solid excluding interior points.


  1. McAdams, David E.. All Math Words Dictionary, surface. 2nd Classroom edition 20150108-4799968. pg 173. Life is a Story Problem LLC. January 8, 2015. Buy the book
  2. Keller, Samuel Smith. Mathematics for Engineering Students, Plane and Solid Geometry. pg 117, def 1. D. Van Nostrand Company. 1908. Last Accessed 12/13/2018. Buy the book

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McAdams, David E. Surface. 12/21/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC.

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12/21/2018: Reviewed and corrected IPA pronunication. (McAdams, David E.)
5/5/2011: Initial version. (McAdams, David E.)

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