catenoid


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catenoid

(ˈkætəˌnɔɪd)
n
(Mathematics) the geometrical surface generated by rotating a catenary about its axis
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Coupling between meniscus and smectic-A films: circular and catenoid profiles, induced stress, and dislocation dynamics.
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Among basic shapes of resonators belong circular resonators with following shapes: conic, exponential, catenoid, gradual.