# Definition:Ball

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## Disambiguation

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**Ball** may refer to:

## Also known as

Some sources use the term **disk** (or **disc** in British English), but $\mathsf{Pr} \infty \mathsf{fWiki}$ prefers to reserve this term for a disk in the complex plane, as there is an intuitive $2$-dimensional nuance to the word **disk**.

## Also see

## Sources

- 1998: David Nelson:
*The Penguin Dictionary of Mathematics*(2nd ed.) ... (previous) ... (next): Entry:**disc (disk)** - 2008: David Nelson:
*The Penguin Dictionary of Mathematics*(4th ed.) ... (previous) ... (next): Entry:**disc (disk)** - 2014: Christopher Clapham and James Nicholson:
*The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics*(5th ed.) ... (previous) ... (next): Entry:**ball** - 2014: Christopher Clapham and James Nicholson:
*The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics*(5th ed.) ... (previous) ... (next): Entry:**disc** - 2014: Christopher Clapham and James Nicholson:
*The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics*(5th ed.) ... (previous) ... (next): Entry:**disk**