Concave

A term to describe an outline which curves inward. Synonymous with incurvate and the opposite of convex and excurvate. Suggested that this term only be used to describe basal edges.

Concave

The word concave means curving in or hollowed inward, as opposed to convex. The former may be used in reference to: == See also == ...
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concave

(kon-kāv´) rounded and somewhat depressed or hollowed out.
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concave

[adj] - curving inward
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Concave

• (n.) A curved sheath or breasting for a revolving cylinder or roll. • (v. t.) To make hollow or concave. • (a.) Hollow; void of contents. • (n.) A hollow; an arched vault; a cavity; a recess. • (a.) Hollow and curved or rounded; vaulted; -- said of the interior of a curved surface or line, as of the curve of the of the in...
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concave

adjective curving inward
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Concave

Con'cave (kŏn*kā*v' or kŏn'-; 277) adjective [ Latin concavus ; con- + cavus hollow: confer French concave . See Cave a hollow.] 1. Hollow and curved or rounded; vaulted; -- said of the interior of a curved surface or line, as of the curv...
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Concave

Con'cave noun [ Latin concavum .] 1. A hollow; an arched vault; a cavity; a recess. « Up to the fiery concave towering hight. Milton. » 2. (Mech.) A curved sheath or breasting for a revolving cylinder or roll.
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Concave

Con'cave transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle concaved ; present participle & verbal noun Concaving .] To make hollow or concave.
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Concave

A computer system that compiles large amounts of trading data in search of patterns and trends to ma
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Concave

A curved depression in the surface of an object.
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Concave

A curved surface like the interior of a circle.
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Concave

A surface curved like the interior of a circle or sphere.
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CONCAVE

A surface shaped like the inside of a sphere.
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concave

concave 1. Curved like a segment of the interior of a circle or hollow sphere; hollow and curved. 2. Curved inward like the inner surface of a bowl or sphere. 3. In geometry: A reference to a polygon having at least one interior angle greater than 180°.
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concave

concave mirror Curved inward, or having negative curvature, as in certain mirrors and lenses; the word comes from the Latin concavus for 'hollow.' A biconcave lens has two concave surfaces, not necessarily with the same radii of curvature. A figure, such as a polygon or polyhedron, is said to be...
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Concave

Curved from the inside, a curved depression in the surface of an object. See also: Convex.
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Concave

Curving Inward
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Concave

curving inward away from the viewer.
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CONCAVE

curving inward away from the viewer.
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concave

Curving inward.
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concave

Having a depressed or hollowed surface. ... Origin: L. Concavus, arched or vaulted ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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Concave

Having a depressed surface; center is at a lower level than edge; opposite of convex.
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Concave

Hollowed or rounded inward.
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concave

hollowed out, basin-like.
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