convex shape

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Noun1.convex shape - a shape that curves or bulges outward
umbo - a slight rounded elevation where the malleus attaches to the eardrum
solid - a three-dimensional shape
camber - a slight convexity (as of the surface of a road)
entasis - a slight convexity in the shaft of a column; compensates for the illusion of concavity that viewers experience when the sides are perfectly straight
node, thickening, knob - any thickened enlargement
ridge - any long raised strip
tip, peak, point - a V shape; "the cannibal's teeth were filed to sharp points"
taper - a convex shape that narrows toward a point
projection - any solid convex shape that juts out from something
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He created Fracture -- an algorithm that allows for any convex shape to be broken apart without modification to the shapes' underlying data-to give objects a unique destruction during game play.
Kuo says the convex shape of the new home button would allow for the inclusion of the fingerprint sensor underneath, as that space is already occupied by the Lightning connector, speaker and microphone.
The passenger side mirror, on the other hand, possesses a spherical convex shape.
The arrival of the flight secondary is very significant as early on that was considered the single most difficult mirror to manufacture due to the complexity of testing the large convex shape at cold temperatures," said Lee Feinberg, the NASA Optical Telescope Element Manager for the James Webb Space Telescope at Goddard.
The unique convex shape of the backrest fits perfectly into any user's lower back curve for the perfect support.
It was also found that a higher luminance can be achieved with the concave LGP compared to the convex LGP with the same number density of microlenses, because the concave shape of the microlens uses a larger amount of light rays provided by LED sources than the convex shape.
The convex shape advances towards the viewer and pulls him or her into the picture," explained Shaikh Rashid.
wide with a convex shape, with or without accent lines.
The Concave boot is unique in its design, as it naturally complements the convex shape of a football.
Concave is being launched following eight years of research and development into how to achieve the perfect kick and is unique in its design, as it naturally complements the convex shape of a football.
Arch the back into a convex shape, then reverse it into a concave position.
The definition of a convex shape is one for which all the lines joining any two points of the shape lie entirely within the shape.