Examples of concavity in a Sentence
the concavity of the lens
The lower back forms a concavity.
The large concavities along the wall of the restaurant are like private rooms.
Recent Examples of concavity from the Web
Volume loss under the eye and concavity is the usual cause of dark circles.
It’s backlit (though leaky), and the island-style keys have a gentle concavity to them, making touch typing fairly easy.
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First Known Use of concavity
Synonymscavity, hole, dent, depression, dint, hollow, indentation, indenture, pit, recess
Antonymsbulge, camber, convexity, jut, projection, protrusion, protuberance
Related Wordsburrow, cave, cavern, ditch, excavation, furrow, groove, gutter, trench, trough; basin, bowl, valley; alcove, cleft, niche, nook, opening, recess, socket; alveolus, dimple, gouge, impression, imprint, notch, pocket; borehole, chuckhole, crater, posthole, pothole, sinkhole, wallow, water hole, well; abyss, chasm, gulf, vacuity, vacuum, void
Near Antonymshill, mound, rise; bump, bunch, hump, lump, pimple, swell, swelling, tumor
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