Convexo-convex
Convexo-convex Con*vex"o-con"vex, a. Convex on both sides; double convex. See under {Convex}, a. [1913 Webster]

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  • convexo-convex — [kän vek′sōkän veks′, kən vek΄sōkän veks′] adj. convex on both sides …   English World dictionary

  • convexo-convex — adj BICONVEX …   Medical dictionary

  • convexo-convex — /keuhn vek soh kon veks /, adj. convex on both sides; biconvex. [CONVEXO + CONVEX] * * * …   Universalium

  • convexo convex — convex on both sides; shaped like a lentil; lenticular …   English contemporary dictionary

  • convexo-convex — adjective convex on both sides; shaped like a lentil • Syn: ↑biconvex, ↑lenticular, ↑lentiform • Similar to: ↑convex, ↑bulging …   Useful english dictionary

  • convexo-convex — con·vexo convex …   English syllables

  • convexo-convex — con•vex•o con•vex [[t]kənˈvɛk soʊ kɒnˈvɛks[/t]] adj. convex on both sides; biconvex • Etymology: 1930–35 …   From formal English to slang

  • convexo-convex — /kənˌvɛksoʊ kɒnˈvɛks/ (say kuhn.veksoh kon veks) adjective → biconvex …   Australian English dictionary

  • biconvex convexo-convex lenticular lentiform — bulging ulging adj. 1. curving or bulging outward. Opposite of {concave}. [Narrower terms: {biconvex, convexo convex, lenticular, lentiform}; {broken backed, hogged}; {convexo concave}; {gibbous, gibbose}; {planoconvex}] Also See: {protrusive}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Convex — Con vex, a. [L. convexus vaulted, arched, convex, concave, fr. convehere to bring together: cf. F. convexe. See {Vehicle}.] Rising or swelling into a spherical or rounded form; regularly protuberant or bulging; said of a spherical surface or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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