Meniscoid
Meniscoid Me*nis"coid, a. [Meniscus + -oid.] Concavo-convex, like a meniscus. [1913 Webster]

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  • meniscoid — See meniscal. * * * …   Universalium

  • meniscoid — me·nis·coid …   English syllables

  • meniscoid — mə̇ˈniˌskȯid adjective Etymology: New Latin meniscus + English oid : resembling a meniscus in shape …   Useful english dictionary

  • meniscus — meniscoid /mi nis koyd/, adj. /mi nis keuhs/, n., pl. menisci / nis uy, nis kuy, kee/, meniscuses. 1. a crescent or a crescent shaped body. 2. the convex or concave upper surface of a column of liquid, the curvature of which is caused by surface… …   Universalium

  • bicorn — Synonyms and related words: Cynthian, S shaped, corniform, crescent, crescent shaped, crescentic, crescentiform, crescentlike, falcate, falciform, horn shaped, horned, lunar, lunate, luniform, lunular, menisciform, meniscoid, moon shaped,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • crescent — Synonyms and related words: Autobahn, Cynthian, S shaped, US highway, achievement, alerion, alley, alleyway, animal charge, annulet, argent, armorial bearings, armory, arms, arterial, arterial highway, arterial street, artery, artificial… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • falcate — Synonyms and related words: Cynthian, S shaped, bicorn, corniform, crescent, crescent shaped, crescentic, crescentiform, crescentlike, falciform, horn shaped, horned, lunar, lunate, luniform, lunular, menisciform, meniscoid, moon shaped, moonlike …   Moby Thesaurus

  • horned — Synonyms and related words: Cynthian, S shaped, acanthoid, acanthous, acicular, acuate, aculeate, aculeiform, acuminate, acute, barbed, bicorn, corniform, cornuted, crescent, crescent shaped, crescentic, crescentiform, crescentlike, cusped,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • lunar — Synonyms and related words: Cynthian, S shaped, anagalactic, asteroidal, astral, astrologic, astrologistic, astrologous, astronomic, astrophysical, bicorn, celestial, circumplanetary, cislunar, corniform, crescent, crescent shaped, crescentic,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • moon shaped — Synonyms and related words: Cynthian, S shaped, bicorn, corniform, crescent, crescent shaped, crescentic, crescentiform, crescentlike, falcate, falciform, horn shaped, horned, lunar, lunate, luniform, lunular, menisciform, meniscoid, moonlike,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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