Baldwin, Harry L., Jr. Department of Mathematics, San Diego City College, San Diego, California.
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A three-dimensional geometric figure consisting of points continuously connected, and separated from the rest of space by a surface called the boundary of the solid. Points on the boundary are usually considered part of the solid. A solid is bounded if there exists a sphere having finite radius that could enclose the solid. A solid is convex if all points of any line segment having end points on the boundary also are points of the solid.
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