cyrtoconoid
adj. [Gr. kyrtos, curved; konos, cone; eidos, like]
Approaching a cone in shape, but with convex sides; see conoid, coeloconoid.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • coeloconoid — adj. [Gr. koilos, hollow; konos, cone; eidos, form] Approaching conical but with concave sides; extraconic; see conoid, cyrtoconoid …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • conoid — adj. [Gr. konos, cone; eidos, form] Having the form of a cone; conoidal; see cyrtoconoid, coeloconoid …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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