biconvex

adjective
bi·​con·​vex | \ ˌbī-(ˌ)kän-ˈveks How to pronounce biconvex (audio) , (ˌ)bī-ˈkän-ˌveks \

Definition of biconvex

: convex on both sides

Other Words from biconvex

biconvexity \ ˌbī-​kən-​ˈvek-​sə-​tē How to pronounce biconvexity (audio) , -​(ˌ)kän-​ \ noun

First Known Use of biconvex

1807, in the meaning defined above

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“Biconvex.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/biconvex. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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biconvex

adjective
bi·​con·​vex | \ ˌbī-(ˌ)kän-ˈveks How to pronounce biconvex (audio) , (ˈ)bī-ˈkän-ˌ How to pronounce biconvex (audio) , ˌbī-kən-ˈ \

Medical Definition of biconvex

: convex on both sides a biconvex lens

Other Words from biconvex

biconvexity \ ˌbī-​kən-​ˈvek-​sət-​ē, -​(ˌ)kän-​ How to pronounce biconvexity (audio) \ noun, plural biconvexities

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