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I think Euclid did a lot of harm to the understanding of geometry.
Nowadays, when people are introduced to string theory and geometries of ten or eleven dimensions, a couple of them circular, at the microscopic scale, they completely confused and bewildered. What is a "circular" dimension?
If the Phoenicians had been allowed to define our concept of geometry, we would have grown up with two large, circular dimensions, spanning the north/south and east/west of the oceans, and one "small" one, spanning the distance from the ship's keel to the top of the mast...
That recruiters are going to start asking for hundreds of years experience in html, since it was already exiting in Rome times... ?
If something has a solution... Why do we have to worry about?. If it has no solution... For what reason do we have to worry about?
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In Sweden, we don't really have a word for it, that I know of anyway. The closest would be "kilometertalet" which translated pretty mych corresponds to the "Kilometrage" that has already been suggested.
Most commonly we ask, if we want to know that, something like: "How far has it driven?" (translated into English)
Anything that is unrelated to elephants is irrelephant Anonymous - The problem with quotes on the internet is that you can never tell if they're genuine Winston Churchill, 1944 - Never argue with a fool. Onlookers may not be able to tell the difference. Mark Twain