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co·noid(kō′noid′) also co·noi·dal (kō-noid′l)
Shaped like a cone.
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(Mathematics) a geometric surface formed by rotating a parabola, ellipse, or hyperbola about one axis
[C17: from Greek kōnoeidēs, from kōnos cone]
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1. Also, co•noi′dal. cone-shaped.n.
2. a geometrical solid formed by the revolution of a conic section about one of its axes.
3. something shaped like a cone.
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|Noun||1.||conoid - a shape whose base is a circle and whose sides taper up to a point|
round shape - a shape that is curved and without sharp angles
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