Origin of hypocycloid

hypo- + cycloid# hypocycloid

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## hypocycloid

noun

**hypocycloid**

If *a* is the radius of a fixed circle and *b* is the radius of a smaller rotating circle, the parametric equations of the hypocycloid are * x* = ( *a* − *b* ) cos &thgr; + *b* cos ^{[( a − b ) &thgr; ]}_{b}

*y* = ( *a* - *b* ) sin &thgr; - *b * sin [(^{ a - b ) &thgr; ]}_{ b .}

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"hypocycloid." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 14 January 2019. <https://www.yourdictionary.com/hypocycloid>.

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hypocycloid. (n.d.). Retrieved January 14th, 2019, from https://www.yourdictionary.com/hypocycloid

**MLA Style**

"hypocycloid." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 14 January 2019. <https://www.yourdictionary.com/hypocycloid>.

**APA Style**

hypocycloid. (n.d.). Retrieved January 14th, 2019, from https://www.yourdictionary.com/hypocycloid

**MLA Style**

**APA Style**

hypocycloid. (n.d.). Retrieved January 14th, 2019, from https://www.yourdictionary.com/hypocycloid