biconcave

adjective
bi·​con·​cave | \ (ˌ)bī-(ˌ)kän-ˈkāv How to pronounce biconcave (audio) , -ˈkän-ˌkāv How to pronounce biconcave (audio) \

Definition of biconcave

: concave on both sides

Other Words from biconcave

biconcavity \ ˌbī-​(ˌ)kän-​ˈka-​və-​tē How to pronounce biconcavity (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of biconcave

1807, in the meaning defined above

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biconcave

adjective
bi·​con·​cave | \ ˌbī-(ˌ)kän-ˈkāv How to pronounce biconcave (audio) , (ˈ)bī-ˈkän-ˌ How to pronounce biconcave (audio) \

Medical Definition of biconcave

: concave on both sides biconcave vertebrae a biconcave lens

Other Words from biconcave

biconcavity \ ˌbī-​(ˌ)kän-​ˈkav-​ət-​ē How to pronounce biconcavity (audio) \ noun, plural biconcavities

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