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Degenerate Conic

  • Definition: If the locus f=0 of a quadratic equation is not a conic, we call it a degenerate conic. A degenerate conic can be a pair of lines, a single line, a point, or empty, depending on the equation.

    Source: Algebra, second edition by Michael Artin

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