Hypocycloid meaning

hīpō-sīkloid
(geom.) The curve traced by a point on the circumference of an epicycle that rolls around the inside of a fixed circle.
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The plane locus of a point fixed on a circle that rolls on the inside circumference of a fixed circle.
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The curve described by a point on the circumference of a circle as the circle rolls on the inside of the circumference of a second, fixed circle.
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(geometry) The locus of a point on the circumference of a circle that rolls without slipping inside the circumference of another circle.
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