Convexness
Convexness Con"vex*ness, n. The state of being convex; convexity. [1913 Webster]

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  • convexness — noun The state or quality of being convex …   Wiktionary

  • convexness — con·vex·ness …   English syllables

  • convexness — noun the property possessed by a convex shape • Syn: ↑convexity • Derivationally related forms: ↑convex, ↑convex (for: ↑convexity) • Hypernyms: ↑shape, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • convexity — noun 1. the property possessed by a convex shape (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑convexness • Derivationally related forms: ↑convex (for: ↑convexness), ↑convex • …   Useful english dictionary

  • camber — Synonyms and related words: amplitude, apse, arcade, arcature, arch, arched roof, archway, bellying, bulging, ceilinged roof, concameration, concha, convexedness, convexity, convexness, cove, cupola, dome, excurvation, excurvature, flight path,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • tuberosity — Synonyms and related words: bas relief, bellying, boldness, bulging, camber, convexedness, convexity, convexness, embossment, eminence, excrescence, excrescency, excurvation, excurvature, extrusion, gibbosity, gibbousness, high relief, low relief …   Moby Thesaurus

  • eminence — n 1. repute, distinction, eminency, note, mark; standing, station, rank, position; fame, celebrity, report, figure; consequence, importance, significance, account; reputation, prestige, dignity, glory, honor, esteem. 2. loftiness, grandeur,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • projection — n 1. protrusion, jut, overhang, extrusion, excurvation; beetling, jutting, impendence, hang; prominence, eminence, excrescence, tuberosity, gibbosity, salience, convexness, convexity; protuberance, outgrowth, Anat., Bot. apophysis, Archit.… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • convex — [kän veks′, kənveks; ] also, & for n [. ] usually [, kän′veks΄] adj. [L convexus, vaulted, arched, pp. of convehere, to bring together < com , together + vehere, to bring: see WAY] curving outward like the surface of a sphere n. a convex… …   English World dictionary

  • bulginess — noun the property possessed by a rounded convexity • Syn: ↑roundedness • Derivationally related forms: ↑bulgy, ↑rounded (for: ↑roundedness) • Hypernyms: ↑convexit …   Useful english dictionary

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