spheroidally
adverb see spheroid

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Spheroidally — Spheroidal Sphe*roid al, a. [Cf. F. sph[ e]ro[ i]dal.] Having the form of a spheroid. {Sphe*roid al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] {Spheroidal state} (Physics.), the state of a liquid, as water, when, on being thrown on a surface of highly heated metal …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • spheroidally — See spheroidal. * * * …   Universalium

  • spheroidally — sphe·roi·dal·ly …   English syllables

  • spheroidally — adverb see spheroidal …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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

  • spheroid — noun Date: 1570 a figure resembling a sphere; also an object of approximately spherical shape • spheroidal also spheroid adjective • spheroidally adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • silcrete — ▪ mineral       silica rich (silica) duricrust, an indurated, or hardened, layer in or on a soil. It generally occurs in a hot, arid climate where infrequent waterlogging causes silica to dissolve and be redeposited to cement soil grains together …   Universalium

  • 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

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