Spheroidic
Spheroidic Sphe*roid"ic, Spheroidical Sphe*roid"ic*al, a. See {Spheroidal}. --Cheyne. [1913 Webster]

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  • spheroidic — See spheroidal. * * * …   Universalium

  • Spheroidical — Spheroidic Sphe*roid ic, Spheroidical Sphe*roid ic*al, a. See {Spheroidal}. Cheyne. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • spheroidal — spheroidally, spheroidically, adv. /sfi royd l/, adj. 1. pertaining to a spheroid or spheroids. 2. shaped like a spheroid; approximately spherical. Also, spheroidic. [1775 85; SPHEROID + AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • orbicular — adj orbiculate, orblike, round, rounded, rotund, bulbous, bulb shaped; spherical, spheric, spheral, spheroidal, spheroidic, spherelike, spherular; global, globular, globulous, globe shaped, globate, globoid, globose, globelike; oval, ovate,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • round — adj 1. circular, cycloid, disklike, discoid; ring shaped, ringlike, ringed, hoop, hooplike, hooped, rotiform, annular; cylindrical, tubular; spherical, spheroidal, spheroid, spheric, spheral, spheroidic, ball shaped, globelike, globe shaped,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • spheroidal — /sfɪəˈrɔɪdl/ (say sfear roydl) adjective 1. relating to a spheroid or spheroids. 2. shaped like a spheroid; approximately spherical. Also, spheroidic. –spheroidally, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • spheroid —   n. sphere like figure.    ♦ spheroidal,    ♦ spheroidic, a.    ♦ spherometer, n. instrument measuring curvature.    ♦ spherule, n. small sphere or spheroid …   Dictionary of difficult words

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