**GLOSSARY**

*k*-arc
- A set of
*k* points in a plane, such that no three of the points are collinear.
**complete arc**
- A
*k*-arc which is not contained in any *k+1*-arc.
**-conic**
- a.k.a. translation oval, an oval equivalent to one of the form f(x) = x.
**o-polynomial**
- A permutation polynomial, f(x), over GF(q) that satisfies (t - r)(f(t) - f(s))(t - s)(f(t) - f(r)) for all distinct t, s, and r in GF(q).